Homemade Minestrone Soup

READY IN: 3hrs 30mins
Recipe by silly sally

A favorite soup at our house! DH is so happy every time I make this, and that is saying alot, because he is not a "soup man"! This is easy, and healthy! Besides that, it smells soooo good, your neighbors might just drop in to see what's cooking!!

Top Review by Grace Price

This recipe was a big hit last night. Everyone loved it. I made some cornbread and it made for a lovely meal. Thank you Silly Sally!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large sucepan, brown the meat in oil.
  2. Add water, bouillon, salt and pepper.
  3. Cover and bring to boil.
  4. Reduce hear and allow to simmer for 2 1/2 to 3 hours.
  5. Add next 7 ingredients.
  6. Stir well and heat.
  7. Add garlic powder.
  8. Cover pan and simmer 20 - 25 minutes.
  9. Stir in zucchini, cabbage and macaroni.
  10. Cook for 15 minutes or until macaroni is tender.
  11. Sprinkle with Parmesan cheese.
  12. Serve piping hot.

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