Ligurian Minestrone

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READY IN: 1hr 15mins
Recipe by ratherbeswimmin

In 'Saved By Soup' by Judith Barrett

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat the oil in a heavy 4-quart saucepan over med-high heat.
  2. Add the onion, garlic, carrot, and celery and cook until they begin to soften, 2-3 minutes.
  3. Add the potato and zucchini and stir well to combine.
  4. Stir in the tomatoes and broth, turn the heat to high and bring to a boil.
  5. Decrease heat to med-low, partially cover the pan, and simmer, stirring occasionally, for 30 minutes.
  6. Add the macaroni and cook, stirring frequently to prevent it from sticking to the bottom, until it is tender, about 10 minutes.
  7. Add the spinach and basil, stir well to combine, and cook 5 minutes longer.
  8. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
  9. Serve with cheese.

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