Alphabet Minestrone Soup
Children tend to enjoy minestrone soup and adding Alphabet Pasta gives it extra appeal. This recipe is very quick and easy to prepare. Serve with a little freshly grated parmesan if you wish.
Saute the onion and garlic gently in olive oil for 5 minutes. Add the carrot and celery and cook for a further 5 minutes. Add the tomatoes, tomato puree, stock, pasta, bay leaf and thyme. Bring to the boil and simmer for 6 minutes. Add the peas, bring back to the simmer and cook for a further 3 minutes. Remove the bay leaf.
Suitable for freezing