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    Chard and White Bean Soup

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    40 mins

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    Hey Jude's Note:

    A steamy bowl of this on a cold, rainy day is SO comforting. I serve this with crusty bread and a simple salad.

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    1. 1
      Combine bacon, onion, garlic, nutmeg and red pepper flakes in a 4-qt saucepan; cook over medium heat, stirring frequently, until onion is softened, 4 to 5 minutes.
    2. 2
      Add chicken broth and white beans, increase heat to high; cook until mixture comes to a boil.
    3. 3
      Cut chard stems into 3/4-inch slices.
    4. 4
      Cut leaves in half lengthwise, stack, and cut crosswise into 1-inch ribbons.
    5. 5
      Add chard stems and pasta when soup boils.
    6. 6
      Reduce heat to medium-low; simmer 7 minutes.
    7. 7
      Add chard leaves; simmer until wilted, 3 to 4 minutes.
    8. 8
      Add sage; remove from heat.
    9. 9
      Ladle soup into 4 bowls and drizzle with olive oil.

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    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on October 30, 2012


      I loved this! At first I thought I had too much chard, but it wilted away and everything was in perfect proportion. I used red chard, and loved the color contrast. Delicious on the first cool night of the season. Made for Zaar Stars. Thanks for sharing!

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    • on December 06, 2010


      I was looking for a change from my usual chicken soup and I had some chard, so this soup really fit the bill and it was delicious!! My DH said it was a "winner". I used small white beans and orzo pasta plus I doubled the crushed red pepper. I also threw in some cooked chicken. Fabulous! Definitely going into my cookbook!

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    • on March 07, 2010


      Delicious, healthy, hearty, easy, fast, inexpensive and a complete meal in one! What more can you ask for? I love it and have made it twice in two weeks. My CSA has been giving us plenty of chard and so far this has been my favorite recipe to use it in.

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    Nutritional Facts for Chard and White Bean Soup

    Serving Size: 1 (515 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 4

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 274.4
    Calories from Fat 61
    Total Fat 6.8 g
    Saturated Fat 1.6 g
    Cholesterol 14.8 mg
    Sodium 210.7 mg
    Total Carbohydrate 37.6 g
    Dietary Fiber 5.6 g
    Sugars 2.0 g
    Protein 18.3 g

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    red swiss chard

    fresh sage leaves

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