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Sausage Tortellini Soup Recipe

Sausage Tortellini Soup is Perfect for a chilly winter day!
Prep Time20 mins
Cook Time15 mins
Total Time35 mins
Course: Soup
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Affordable Soup Recipe, Best Soup Recipe, Creamy soup, Tortellini
Servings: 8
Calories: 333kcal

Equipment

  • small frying pan
  • large stock pot

Ingredients

  • 1 Tablespoon olive oil
  • 16 ounces Italian sausage
  • ½ yellow onion chopped
  • 1 red bell pepper chopped
  • 2 garlic cloves
  • 8 cups chicken broth
  • 2 cans diced tomatoes
  • ¼ cup chopped kale
  • ½ cup chopped spinach
  • 2 cups tortellini
  • ½ Tablespoon chopped basil
  • parmesan cheese for topping
  • salt and pepper, to taste

Instructions

  • In small frying pan, combine oil, onions, peppers, garlic, and sausage. Cook until sausage has completely browned.
  • While sausage is browning, cook Tortellini according to the package in separate pot.
  • In large stock pot on medium heat, combine chicken broth, tomatoes (undrained), kale, spinach, and basil. Let it heat through.
  • To soup mixture, add sausage mixture and tortellini.
  • Let soup simmer covered on low heat for at least 15 minutes to let flavors combine.
  • Top with salt and pepper and parmesan cheese and enjoy!

Notes

  • We have also thrown this in the slow cooker, without the tortellini, for a few hours on low. Add the tortellini about 10 minutes before serving to avoid it getting mushy.

Nutrition

Calories: 333kcal | Carbohydrates: 19g | Protein: 14g | Fat: 22g | Saturated Fat: 7g | Cholesterol: 53mg | Sodium: 1403mg | Potassium: 590mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 982IU | Vitamin C: 50mg | Calcium: 103mg | Iron: 3mg