Monday, September 20, 2010

FCBD Minestrone

This is from FatChanceBellydance's new vegan cook book Devotion.  It is delicious!

1 TBSP olive oil
1-2 cloves garlic, minced
1 med. onion
2 carrots, coined
4 stalks celery, sliced
1 1/2 cups potatoes,cubed
3 zucchini, cubed
1 28oz can diced tomatoes
1 15oz can kidney beans
1 15 oz can garbanzo beans
1 cup pasta of choice
5-6 chard leaves (or spinach)
2 Tbsp dried basil (or fresh - yummy!)
1 tsp dried oregano
2 tsp. dried rosemary
2 tsp. salt
1 28oz and 1 15 oz can water (use the cans to measure)

In a large pot on med. heat saute oil, onions, carroy, celery and garlic for 5 min.
Add tomatoes, beans including liquid, potatoes, water, herbs and salt.
Bring to a boil, turn down the heat, and simmer until potatoes are tender (10 min)
Add zucchini, card and pasta, bring just to a boil, then turn off heat.

Allow to sit on the stove for a few hours for full flavor.

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