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Gambardella's Minestrone Soup

* Exported from MasterCook *


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Serving Size : 16 Preparation Time :0:00
Categories : Italian Soups

Amount Measure Ingredient -- Preparation Method
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1/2 c Dry cannellini or Great
Northern beans
1/2 c Dry red kidney beans
1/2 c Dry garbanzo beans
1/2 c Dry lentils
1/4 c Dry split peas
1 sm White potato, peeled & diced
4 Or 5 cups chicken or beef
2 pk (16 oz pkgs) frozen Italian
1/4 c Olive oil
1 lg Onion, peeled and chopped
4 Cloves garlic, peeled and
1 md Red bell pepper, stemmed,
Seeded and chopped
3 lg Stalks celery, diced
1 md Bulb fennel, chopped
1/3 c Fresh basil, chopped
1/2 c Fresh oregano, chopped
1/4 c Parsley stems, chopped
1/4 ts Dried rosemary, crushed
1 tb Fennel seeds
1 tb Coarse salt
1 t Freshly ground black pepper
1 c Fresh ripe tomatoes, diced,
Or peeled and diced canned
Cooked pasta or rice

1. Soak the cannellini, kidney and garbanzo beans,
lentils and peas in lots of water to cover overnight.
The next day, cook in 3 cups water 20 minutes; skim
the foam from the top. Do not drain. 2. Simmer the
potatoes in 1 cup broth 15 minutes; set aside. (Do
not drain either preparation.)
3. In a heavy-bottomed 8-quart pot heat the olive oil
over medium heat. Add the onion, garlic, bell pepper,
celery and fennel; saute until the onions are golden.
Add the basil, oregano, parsley, rosemary, fennel
seeds, salt and pepper; add simmered beans, undrained
potato and vegetables, and tomatoes. Simmer 1 hour,
stirring occasionally. Add a little more broth if
needed. 4. Serve over pasta or rice

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