Italian minestrone with beans, pumpkin and pasta

Italian minestrone with beans

Portions: 8 persons | Preparation time: 70 minutes

Minestrone with beans, corn, squash, zucchini, cheese and pasta tastes fantastic. The nutritious Italian soup with vegetables and pasta is easy to make and served as a main course.

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Ø 5 out of 5 stars ( 3 votes )
Italian minestrone with beans
Italian minestrone with beans

Portions: 8 persons | Preparation: 70 minutes

Minestrone with beans, corn, squash, zucchini, cheese and pasta tastes fantastic. The nutritious Italian soup with vegetables and pasta is easy to make and served as a main course.

Please review recipe:

Ø 5 out of 5 stars ( 3 votes )

Season: Autumn, Spring, Summer, Winter | Region: Europe | Preparation: Cook | Menu: Soups | Cuisine: Italian recipes

Ingredients

  • 2 tsp olive oil
  • 1 cup onion, chopped
  • 2 tsp oregano, chopped
  • 4 cloves garlic, chopped
  • 3 cup pumpkin, diced
  • 3 cup zucchini, diced
  • 1 cup carrot, diced
  • 1 cup corn
  • 4 cups tomatoes, diced
  • 1L chicken broth
  • 0.5 cups pasta
  • 500g beans
  • 170g spinach
  • 3/4 tsp salt
  • ½ tsp pepper
  • 1 cup cheese , grated

Instructions

  1. Heat the oil in a pan over medium-high heat.
  2. Add the onion to the pan and sauté for 3 minutes.
  3. Add the oregano and garlic and sauté for a further minute.
  4. Add the pumpkin, zucchini, carrots and corn and 5 10 minutes.
  5. Remove the pan from the heat.
  6. In a blender, blend 3 cups of tomatoes with 700ml stock until smooth.
  7. Pour the tomato mixture into the saucepan and return to the stove.
  8. Remaining cup of tomatoes and 30ml Add the broth and bring to a boil.
  9. Reduce the heat and simmer for 20 minutes.
  10. Add the pasta and beans to the saucepan.
  11. Cook until the pasta is tender, stirring occasionally, for 10 minutes.
  12. Add the spinach , season with salt and pepper.
  13. Minestrone Sprinkle with cheese before serving and enjoy warm.

Utensils

  • pan
  • pot
  • knife
  • cutting board
  • mixing spoon
  • soup ladle