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Chickpea and Sausage Minestrone
Photo: Jason Wallis

Chickpea and Sausage Minestrone

Time: 30 minutes

Make Ahead: Store the soup and pasta separately if preparing ahead of time.

Serve with Ciabatta Parmesan Toasts: Preheat broiler. Broil 6 (1-ounce) slices ciabatta bread 1 minute on each side or until toasted. Combine 1 tablespoon grated Parmesan cheese and 1 tablespoon canola mayonnaise. Spread about ½ teaspoon cheese mixture on each slice; sprinkle with a dash of freshly ground black pepper. Broil 30 seconds. CALORIES 89; FAT 2.1g (sat 0.3g); SODIUM 225mg

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