Umami Recipes
Umami Recipes

Cheap Meals

Italian Wedding Soup

4 servings

servings

25 minutes

total time

Ingredients

1/2 lb lean ground beef

1 egg, slightly beaten

2 tablespoons breadcrumbs

1 tablespoon parmesan cheese

1/2 teaspoon dried basil

1/2 teaspoon onion powder

5 3/4 cups chicken broth

2 cups chopped escarole or 2 cups chopped spinach

1/2 cup orzo pasta, uncooked

1/3 cup finely chopped carrot

grated parmesan cheese

Directions

In medium bowl combine, meat, egg,bread crumbs, parmesan cheese, basil& onion powder; shape into 3/4" balls.

In large sauce pan, heat broth to boiling; stir in spinach, orzo, carrot& meatballs.

Return to boil;reduce heat to medium.

Cook at slow boil for 10 minutes or until orzo is tender.

Stir frequently to avoid sticking.

Serve with additional Parmesan cheese sprinkled on top.

Nutrition

Serving Size

-

Calories

295

Total Fat

10

Saturated Fat

3.6

Unsaturated Fat

-

Trans Fat

-

Cholesterol

84.5

Sodium

1214

Total Carbohydrate

24.4

Dietary Fiber

2.1

Total Sugars

2.7

Protein

24.6

4 servings

servings

25 minutes

total time
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