Tuscan Vegetable Tortellini Soup

Menu Part: 
Soup
Cuisine Type: 
Italian
Serves: 
32

A fragrant and garlicky broth is the base for this delectable soup. It is filled with spinach and tortellini, shaved parmesean garnishes it nicely.

Ingredients

1/2 cup olive oil
2 cups yellow squash, quartered, sliced
1/3 cup carrots, sliced
2 1/4 cup yellow onion, diced
1 1/2 cup celery, diced
1/4 cup garlic, minced
1 (50-oz.) can vegetable foundation
150 oz. water
2 tbsp. Italian seasoning
1 tsp. ground black pepper
3/4 cup frozen spinach, chopped
2 lb. frozen cheese tortellini
Shaved parmesan cheese, chopped basil, as needed

Steps

1. In large stockpot, heat oil. Add vegetables and sauté for 5-7 min.

2. Add vegetable foundation, water, and seasonings. Bring to a boil.

3. Add spinach and tortellini; heat for 5 min. or until tortellini is tender.

For service, garnish with cheese and basil.

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