Carrabba’s minestrone soup is one of the best items on the menu in that restaurant. The soup is traditionally made everywhere around the country and basically that is the soup with tons of ingredients, particularly vegetables in it. The soup is a great vegetarian dish, too, to make at home. Follow this recipe down below for the best result.
- 2 teaspoons vegetable oil
- 1/2 small-sized white onion, diced
- 4 cloves garlic, minced
- 1 large stalk celery, diced
- 1 can (14-oz) white kidney beans, drained and rinsed properly
- 4 cups vegetable broth
- 1 can (14-oz) garbanzo beans, drained and rinsed properly
- 2 large-sized carrots, sliced or diced
- 1/2 cup beans, cut small
- 1/2 small cabbage, shredded
- 1 (14-oz) canned tomato, diced
- 1 small-sized yellow squash, sliced
- 1 1/2 cup red potatoes, washed and diced
- 1 small-sized zucchini, sliced
- 2 bay leaves
- 1/2 cup parsley, chopped
- 1/2 cup basil, chopped
- 2 tablespoons grated parmesan cheese
- Salt and black pepper to taste
- Start the Carrabba’s minestrone soup recipe by preparing a large pot. Put it over medium-high heat.
- Add in vegetable oil and then mix together diced white onion and minced garlic. Sauté them until they are translucent and fragrant.
- Then, add in the celery and carrots. Cook until they are soft (approximately 5-7 minutes).
- After that, add in green beans, zucchini and cabbage. Cook for 1-2 minutes.
- Add in parsley and basil. Then pour the vegetable stock. Close the lid of the pot and let it simmer for 5 minutes.
- Meanwhile, put half of the prepared garbanzo beans and white kidney beans on a blender and process until smooth.
- Add in the blended beans to the soup mixture followed by diced tomato, bay leaves, parmesan cheese and the rest of the beans.
- Allow the soup to boil and then simmer for 40 minutes. Adjust the taste with salt and freshly ground black pepper.
- The soup is ready to serve.
The Carrabba’s soup recipe up there will serve 4 people. That recipe is great for dinner or for lunch. You can substitute any ingredients on the list with anything you like more, including the vegetables.
By following the recipe up there, you can make your own version of Carrabba’s soup at home, and you do not have to go to the restaurant just to eat the favorite soup. Now, the Carrabba’s minestrone soup will be ready in your kitchen.