Vegetarian Tortellini Soup
Vegetarian Tortellini Soup Recipe
30-40 minutes. Serves 4.
As the leaves turn, and the air becomes crisp, it's the perfect time to celebrate soup season! At U-Konserve, we believe in making the most of this cozy season while staying eco-conscious. That's why we've created a delicious Vegetarian Tortellini Soup recipe that's not only satisfying but also in season. We invite you to prepare this soup and store it in your U-Konserve thermos for a warm meal on the go.
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- 1 small onion, finely chopped
- 2 cloves garlic, minced
- 4 cups vegetable broth
- 1 (14.5 oz) can diced tomatoes
- 1 (8 oz) can tomato sauce
- 1 teaspoon dried basil
- 1 teaspoon dried oregano
- 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
- 1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes (adjust to taste)
- 1 cup fresh spinach, chopped
- 9 oz (approximately 2 cups) cheese or spinach-filled tortellini
- 1 (15 oz) can of white beans, drained and rinsed
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Grated Parmesan cheese (optional, for garnish)
1. In a large pot, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Add the chopped onion and cook for about 3-4 minutes or until it becomes translucent.
2. Stir in the minced garlic and cook for another 30 seconds until fragrant.
3. Pour in the vegetable broth, diced tomatoes, and tomato sauce. Add the dried basil, oregano, thyme, and red pepper flakes. Stir well and bring the mixture to a simmer.
4. Once the soup is simmering, add the chopped spinach and tortellini. Allow it to cook according to the tortellini package instructions or until they are tender.
5. Stir in the white beans and cook for an additional 2-3 minutes until they're heated through.
6. Taste the soup and season with salt and pepper as needed.
7. Ladle the hot soup into your U-Konserve thermos, ensuring it's securely closed to keep the soup warm.
8. When ready to enjoy, open your thermos, pour the soup into a bowl, and garnish with grated Parmesan cheese if desired.
This Vegetarian Tortellini Soup is a delightful combination of flavors and textures, perfect for your thermos. By choosing eco-friendly meal storage with U-Konserve, you're not only indulging in the joys of soup season but also contributing to a more sustainable planet. Stay warm, stay green, and enjoy!