Total Time
Prep 25 mins
Cook 0 mins

This is a copycat version of the soup from the Olive Garden.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Sauté beef in oil in large 10 quart pot until beef starts to brown.
  2. Add onions, carrots, celery and tomatoes and simmer for about 10 minute.
  3. Drain and rinse beans and add to pot. Also add beef stock, oregano, pepper, Tabasco, spaghetti sauce and noodles .
  4. Simmer until celery and carrots are tender, about 45 minute.
  5. NOTES : Makes 9 quarts! Just cut the recipe down for smaller batches.


Most Helpful

After doing a comparison, my family and I both agree that this recipe came out even better than Olive Garden's! P.S. If you use Campbell's Beef Broth it comes out the best!

Elsa Shanahan July 10, 2001

I used a home made sauce so I ut the sauce and tomaoes quite a bit. It was very good.

P September 16, 2001

I made this for Mother's Day dinner. It was a big hit!

Diane Fouts May 24, 2001

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