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Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free Minestrone Chard Soup with Garlic Croutons

Where I live, in New York City, things are just starting to warm up. That’s why I wanted to get in my family’s go-to soup. It’s easy to make and relies heavily on what you already have in your veggie crisper and cupboards.

When I make the minestrone, I like to include at least one green—here, I use Swiss chard—and some fresh herbs. It gives the soup a bright flavor and pop of color. The garlic croutons add a nice crunch.

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For ingredient substitutions, please see the detailed chart at Gluten-Free 101.

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Serves: 4


3 tablespoons olive oil
1 onion, chopped
2 carrots, chopped
2 zucchini, chopped
4 cups chicken broth
One 24-ounce jar strained tomatoes
One 15-ounce can cannellini beans, drained
½ pound swiss chard, stemmed and chopped
Salt and pepper
2 tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon finely chopped parsley
1 cup gluten-free elbow pasta, cooked until al dente
1 large clove garlic, sliced
2 slices gluten-free bread, cut into ½-inch pieces
¼ cup parmesan cheese (optional)

1. In a soup pot, heat 2 tablespoons olive oil over medium heat. Add the onion, carrots and zucchini; cook until softened, about 5 minutes. Add the broth and tomatoes; bring to a boil. Reduce the heat, cover and simmer for about 1 hour. Stir in the beans and chard; cook until just wilted. Stir in 2 tablespoons parsley and the cooked pasta; season with salt and pepper.
2. Meanwhile, heat the remaining 1 tablespoon olive oil over medium-high heat in a large skillet until hot, but not smoking. Add the garlic and fry until golden; remove the garlic and discard. Add the bread and cook, turning occasionally, until golden. Toss with the remaining 1 teaspoon parsley and the cheese, if using. Serve with the soup.


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4 Comments: Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free Minestrone Chard Soup with Garlic Croutons

Laurie Barrie Said:

Mmm…looks delicious! I think we have similar weather up here in the Northwest. We still have chilly mornings and soup can still be served in the evenings. Thanks for the recipe!

silvana Said:

Sure, Laurie! For us, soup is always so comforting…

Emily Said:

When does the pasta go in?

Silvana Nardone Said:

Hi Emily, thanks for giving me the head’s up on this. I’ve fixed the recipe. The pasta goes in with the parsley at the end. Talk soon, Silvana

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