Tortellini Soup with Italian Sausage Recipe

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Submitted by debdo

Makes 12 servings



Tortellini Soup with Italian Sausage, carrots, onions, green pepper, tomatoes, zuchinni, yellow squash, and white navy beans

Recipe Ingredients for Tortellini Soup with Italian Sausage

16 ounces Italian sausage
1 cup onion
2 cloves garlic
5 cups beef broth
1/2 cup water
1/2 cup cooking sherry
8 1/2 ounces cheese tortellini
1 cup carrots
2 cups stewed tomatoes
1/2 tsp dried basil
1/2 tsp dried oregano
8 ounces tomato sauce
1 medium zucchini
1 medium yellow squash
15 ounces white navy beans
1/4 medium green bell pepper

Recipe Directions for Tortellini Soup with Italian Sausage

  1. Shape sausage into bite-sized pieces, brown in fry pan until cooked through, reserving 1 tbsp pan drippings. Remove from pan and drain on paper toweling. Saute onion and garlic in pan drippings. Transfer to soup/stock pot. Add broth, water, sherry, carrots, tomatoes, basil, oregano, tomato sauce and the cooked sausage. Bring to boil; reduce heat and simmer uncovered for 30 minutes.

  2. Add zucchini, yellow squash, green peppers; *simmer 25 minutes, covered. Add pre-cooked tortellini and white navy beans; simmer until heated through.

  3. Makes approximately 12 (12 ounce) servings.

  4. *Simmer another 25 minutes, covered, for fresh tortellini, or 45 minutes, covered, for frozen tortellini; add beans just before serving, simmer until heated through. Serve with fresh parmesan cheese sprinkled over top, and crusty bread on the side.

  5. *This recipe used dried cheese tortellini (8.5 oz pkg.), cooked according to package dirctions.

Categories

Soup

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 311.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
268
Calories from Fat
114
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
12.7g
20%
Saturated Fat
3.6g
18%
Trans Fat
0.1g
Cholesterol
36mg
12%
Sodium
779mg
32%
Potassium
547mg
16%
Total Carbohydrates
21.8g
7%
Dietary Fiber
3.4g
14%
Sugars
3.3g
Protein
14.8g
Vitamin A 39% Vitamin C 25%
Calcium 5% Iron 9%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C
  Good points
  • High in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
  • Contains alcohol
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