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A loaf of crusty peasant bread is the only accompaniment needed for this classic soup.

Recipe by Cooking Light October 1996


Recipe Summary

5 servings (serving size: 1 1/2 cups)


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Heat oil in a large Dutch oven over medium heat. Add onion; sauté 3 minutes. Add garlic; sauté 1 minute. Add water and next 6 ingredients (water through broth). Bring to a boil, reduce heat, and simmer 20 minutes. Add spinach and beans; cook 3 minutes. Stir in pepper sauce. Sprinkle with cheese. Serve with lemon wedges, and garnish with fresh oregano sprigs, if desired.


Nutrition Facts

223 calories; calories from fat 20%; fat 4.9g; saturated fat 1.1g; mono fat 2.4g; poly fat 0.6g; protein 11.3g; carbohydrates 36.1g; fiber 6.8g; cholesterol 2mg; iron 5.5mg; sodium 657mg; calcium 166mg.