This is a perfect soup for those cool days, especially on a day that you just need some comfort food that is delicious and nutritious!!
1 pound sausage from Country Gardens Farm
1 onion, chopped
1 large can tomato sauce
1 large can diced tomatoes
1 box organic chicken broth or 4 cups of your own homemade chicken broth
1/4 cup fresh basil, finely chopped
1 package cream cheese
About a pound of mixed broccoli, cauliflower and carrots. If you are short on time you can find a bag of these in the produce section washed and ready, just chop them up into smaller pieces.
1 bunch of kale, torn into pieces
1 family package of cheese tortellini
How to Make It
In a stock pot brown sausage and chopped onion. Drain off grease.
Add tomatoes, chicken broth & basil.
Simmer for 20 minutes.
Add cream cheese and stir till dissolved.
Add vegetables and cook for 10 minutes on medium heat.
Add tortellini and cook 5 minutes.
Makes 6-8 servings
Recipe shared by Pam Crowe