The Minestrone is one of the most popular Italian soups and it is a favorite meal for millions of people around the globe. In case you want to cook something different and very delicious, here is an original recipe for Minestrone.
The ingredients you need are: ¼ olive oil, 1 clove garlic, 1 1/3 chopped onion, 1 ½ chopped celery and leaves, 1 tbsp parsley, 1 cup of sliced carrots, 4 ¾ shredded cabbage, 1 can tomatoes, 1 cup of red kidney beans, ½ lb peas, 1 cup of fresh beans, 1 can of tomato paste, dash hot sauce, 11 cups of water and 2 cups of broken spaghetti.
The first step of the preparation is to heat the oil in a large saucepan. Leave it for 5 minutes and then add the celery, the sauté, the garlic and the onion.
Mix them well and add all other ingredients, except the spaghetti. Stir the mixture and make sure it is well mixed.
Reduce the heat and start to boil. You can cover it and leave it for 45 minutes, until the vegetables are ready.
Set aside and add the spaghetti. Place the saucepan at the heat and simmer well for 5 minutes. Remove and serve cold.