ABC Vegetable Soup
All you need for this down-home soup is a handful of ingredients, including fun alphabet pasta and convenient frozen veggies. It's ideal for chilly nights.
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 30 min.
- 1/2 cup uncooked alphabet pasta
- 3 cans (14-1/2 ounces each) beef broth
- 1 package (16 ounces) frozen mixed vegetables
- 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
- 1/2 teaspoon dried basil
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- Cook pasta according to package directions. in a large saucepan, combine the remaining ingredients. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 5 minutes or until vegetables are tender. Drain pasta; stir into soup.
Nutrition Facts1 cup: 72 calories, 1g fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 200mg sodium, 15g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 3g fiber), 3g protein.
Originally published as ABC Vegetable Soup in Quick Cooking September/October 2003