Total Time
3hrs 30mins
Prep 2 hrs
Cook 1 hr 30 mins

I made up this soup with 'what do I have on hand?' ingredients and boy did it deliver. I heard some mmm's over dinner, and thought I'd post it up here so I don't lose it.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Blend plum tomatoes in blender for a rough puree.
  2. Cook bacon, remove from pan.
  3. Sautee pepperoni in bacon grease, remove from pan. When cooled, crumble.
  4. Sautee onions and garlic in bacon grease.
  5. Put everything but the pasta in a big soup pot and bring to boil. Reduce to simmer for one hour.
  6. Add in pasta shells for 20 minutes. Check liquid levels, if they get too low add in water as needed.
  7. Garnish with parmesan cheese.