Posted in Food and Beverage on 18.07.12
This tomato and cabbage soup is regarded as very effective to shed those extra pounds that might look odd on you. This is easy to prepare and very healthy, as there are lots of vegetables. It looks bright and colorful, as different types of vegetables used in this soup. This delicious and nutritious soup is ready to serve within just 45 minutes. The ingredients are also easily available. So, you can prepare it whenever you feel like tasting it.
5 chopped carrots
3 chopped onions
2 cans (16 ounce) whole peeled tomatoes kept with liquid
1 large chopped head cabbage
1 onion soup mix (envelope dry) ' envelope dry ' 16 ounce
1 can (15 ounce) cut and drained green beans
Tomato juice ' 2 quarts
2 diced green bell peppers
10 stalks chopped celery
1 can (14 ounce) beef broth
Take a large pot and put the vegetables such as tomatoes, carrots, onions, green beans, cabbage, celery and peppers in it. Add tomato juice, onion soup mix, beef broth and a large quantity of water to cover all the vegetables. Simmer the mixture on low heat until the vegetables become supple and tender. It can be stored in the freezer for quite a lot of days. You can just heat it up when serving it.
You can try different spices to lend it a different taste you like. You can also add some garbanzo beans to make it taste a bit different. Play around with the quantities and types of ingredients. You can add some spicy sauce to spice it up a bit. Jalapeño pepper is also a good variation that you can try. Whether you are on diet or not, it is just the perfect recipe to warm up a winter night. Serve it hot with bread and taste an awesome soup.