Super Speedy Pasta and Bean Soup
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INGREDIENTS
  • 8 cups low-sodium fat-free chicken broth
  • 1 cup alphabet pasta (or any small pasta)
  • 1 15 oz can cut green beans, rinsed & drained
  • 1 eleven-ounce can white corn, rinsed & drained
  • 1 15 oz can black or white beans, rinsed & drained
  • salt and pepper to taste
DIRECTIONS
  1. Place broth in a medium pot and bring to a boil. Add pasta and cook until pasta is al dente, about 5 minutes. Add green beans, corn and beans and simmer 2 minutes to heat through. Taste and adjust seasonings with salt and pepper.
  2. Optional: Add 2 six-ounce cans chicken, drained and rinsed.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
I found this recipe a few years back in Cooking Light Magazine. I love this recipe because it is fast, tasty, and good for you. I hope you like it too.