Hearty Italian Soup
INGREDIENTS
  • Servings: 4-5
  • 3/4 lb hot Italian sausage (or kielbasa); sliced
  • 1 md green pepper; chopped
  • 1 md onion; chopped
  • 1 cn tomatoes (19 oz); broken up
  • 1 cn tomato sauce; (7 1/2 oz)
  • 3 c water
  • 1/2 ts garlic powder
  • 1 pouch Lipton chicken noodle
  • -soup mi x
  • 1/2 c grated mozzarella cheese
DIRECTIONS
  1. Instructions
  2. In a Dutch oven or heavy saucepan, brown sausage, green pepper and onion;
  3. drain. Add tomatoes, tomato sauce, water and garlic powder. Bring to a
  4. boil, then reduce heat, cover and simmer 15 minutes. Add soup mix; simmer,
  5. covered 5-7 minutes longer. May be frozen at this stage. Sprinkle each
  6. serving with grated Mozzarella cheese.
  7. Makes 4-5 servings