Caleb's Sausage, Kale & Chickpea Soup

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 30 mins

My brother-in-law made this soup for us & it was AMAZING!!! I think he got it from a Canadian Living Magazine....sooo yummy! You could use hot & spicy italian sausage or garlic sausage, etc...the possibilities are endless.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat up oil.
  2. Fry onions, garlic & sausage. Cook til sausages are no longer pink. (about 5 minutes).
  3. Add chicken broth & tomatoes. Bring to a boil.
  4. Add chickpeas, kale, bay leaves & seasonings.
  5. Return to a boil.
  6. Once it reaches boiling, reduce heat.
  7. Cover & simmer 10 minutes.
  8. Serve.
Most Helpful

This was terrific and quite easy to make. I also used chorizo, and made exactly as posted, except I did add a little fresh ground pepper. I also used fresh thyme, because I happened to have it on hand. Thanks for sharing!

JackieOhNo! April 01, 2014

Made this with Chorizo sausage and followed this exactly as its written...used organic tomatoes and kale , rinsed the chickpeas well was amazing !! Served with Easy, fast and hearty

Tanya too May 10, 2013

I used 8 ounces (3 links)of andouille sausage. and leftover 3 cups cooked My Favorite Sauteed Kale. I used turkey stock I had frozen, added dried parsley, black pepper and pepper flakes. The chickpeas I rinsed and drained very well to remove any excess salt. I did simmer for 30-40 minutes because we weren`t ready to eat. This was so very good. My DH loved it and he doesn`t do greens. Thanks for the delish healthy good eats!

Rita~ March 03, 2010