Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 40 mins

A delicious Umbrian soup, taken from and posted for ZWT7

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a heavy stock pot, heat the olive oil and saute the onion, carrot, celery, and garlic for about 5 minutes on medium heat.
  2. Add the chopped tomatoes, peas, fava beans, farro, oregano, parsley, and basil.
  3. Add enough water or broth to cover by about 1 to 1 1/2 inches.
  4. Bring the pot to a boil, then reduce the heat to a simmer and cook for about 30 to 40 minutes or until the vegetables and faro are tender adding additional water or broth if needed.
  5. Garnish with grated pecorino or parmesan cheese extra virgin olive oil.
  6. Serve hot.

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