A traditional Italian soup that filled with vegetables and pasta which are cooked in a hearty vegetable broth. Some of the typical ingredients used to make a Minestrone Soup may include macaroni, penne pasta or some other type of tube pasta. Vegetables that are added could include carrots, celery, green beans, tomatoes, dried peas, garbanzo beans, spinach, onions, garlic, herbs, and seasonings.
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Soup pasta consists of pasta shapes that range in size from small to very tiny. The larger of the soup pastas are used in thicker based soups and the tiny and smaller pasta shapes are used in light or broth based soups.