MINESTRONE SOUP
INGREDIENTS
  • 1 or 2 Freybe Smokies sliced thin
  • 1 onion chopped
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 3/4 cup celery sliced
  • 3/4 cups carrots sliced
  • 1 can tomatoes 16 oz.
  • 2 tsp parsley
  • 1/2 tsp dried basil
  • pinch of thyme
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 4 cups chicken broth ( use 1 can & water to 4 cups)
  • 1/3 cup uncooked brown rice( or white if you like)
  • 14 oz can kidney beans with the juice
DIRECTIONS
  1. Add the rest of ingredients and cook about
  2. an hour.
  3. Season to taste.