Crockpot Minestrone Soup
- 1 small onion, chopped
- 2 large carrots, peeled and thinly sliced
- 1 medium zucchini, sliced 1” thick
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 2 15 oz cans kidney beans, drained
- 6 cups beef broth
- 1 28 oz can diced tomatoes, undrained
- 1 t dried basil leaves
- ½ t. dried oregano leaves
- ½ t. salt
- ¼ t. pepper
- 2 cups cooked small pasta
- ¼ cup grated Parmesan cheese
Combine all ingredients except macaroni and Parmesan cheese in the stoneware. Cover cook on Low 8 to 9 hours or on High 4 to 5 hours. Stir in macaroni. Serve sprinkled with cheese. I substitute 1-1/2 t. Italian seasoning for the basil and oregano.
Submitted by HBHW reader Susan S.
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