KraftRecipes.com
Print PageClose Window

Product Recall: Voluntary recall of 260 cases of Velveeta Original Pasteurized Recipe Cheese Products. Click Here.

  • Kraft Cheese
  • Philadelphia
  • Velveeta
  • Jello
  • kraft-salad-dressing
  • a1
  • Recipe Box
  • Join / Sign In
  • Find Kraft Foods on Facebook
  • Follow Kraft Foods on Pinterest
  • Watch Kraft Foods on YouTube
  • Follow Kraft Foods on Tumblr
Main dishes

Black Bean Minestrone Soup

Black Bean Minestrone Soup recipe
photo by:kraft
This tasty black bean minestrone soup delivers a lot of hearty ingredients in a single bowl, including ham, loads of veggies, and cheesy pasta.
time
prep:
5 min
total:
30 min
servings
total:
3 qt. or 12 servings, 1 cup each
Magazine Acquisition

What You Need

3
cans   (15 oz. each) black beans, drained, rinsed
2
cans   (14-1/2 oz. each) fat-free reduced-sodium chicken broth
1
can  (28 oz.) diced tomatoes, undrained
1
 each: onion, zucchini and celery stalk, chopped
1
 carrot, peeled, chopped
1
pkg.  (6 oz.) OSCAR MAYER Baked Cooked Ham, chopped
1/2
tsp.  ground red pepper (cayenne)
1
cup  water
1
pkg.  (7-1/4 oz.) KRAFT Macaroni & Cheese Dinner
2
cups  fresh spinach leaves

Make It

COMBINE beans, broth, tomatoes, onions, zucchini, celery, carrots, ham and red pepper in Dutch oven or stockpot. Bring to boil on medium-high heat. Reduce heat to low; cover. Simmer 10 min. or until vegetables are crisp-tender.

ADD water and Macaroni; stir. Cook 7 to 8 min. or until Macaroni is tender.

STIR in Cheese Sauce Mix and spinach; cook 2 min. or until spinach is wilted, stirring occasionally. Serve immediately.

Kraft Kitchens Tips

How to Thin the Soup
Soup will thicken with standing. Add additional chicken broth or water to thin the soup, if desired.
Special Extra
Sprinkle each serving with 2 tsp. KRAFT Grated Parmesan Cheese. Serve with saltine crackers.
Substitute
Substitute chopped Swiss chard for the spinach.
K:45769v1E:107372
RecipeDetail
false src=http://www.kraftrecipes.com/controls/registration/ajax/ExitPopup.aspx;title=Popup;width=625px;height=330px
sign up to become a member sign up for email