Veal and Vegetable Soup

Veal and Vegetable Soup

This soup packed with hearty potatoes, delicate zucchini, and juicy chunks of veal isn’t just nutritious...it’s delicious and pretty much the ultimate comfort food. So, get ready to enjoy this most savory of soups.

Nutritional Information Per Serving

264
Calories

31g
Protein

9g
Fat

2g
Saturated Fat

583mg
Sodium

14g
Carbohydrates

104mg
Cholesterol

4g
Monounsaturated Fat

2g
Fiber

0.4mg
Vitamin B6

1.5mcg
Vitamin B12

1.8mg
Iron

8.7mg
Niacin

12.1mcg
Selenium

4.9mg
Zinc

Prep Time:
15 minutes

Cook Time:
1 hour 15 minutes

Total Time:
1 1/2 hours

Serves:
6

Ingredients

  • 2 pounds veal for stew, cut into 1-inch pieces
  • 3 teaspoons olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 3-1/2 cups water
  • 1 can (14 to 14-1/2 ounces) ready-to-serve beef broth
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh marjoram or 1-1/2 teaspoons dried marjoram leaves, crushed
  • 1/4 teaspoon coarse grind black pepper
  • 1/2 pound red potatoes, cut into 1/2-inch cubes (approx. 1-3/4 cups)
  • 1-1/2 cups fresh corn kernels or frozen whole kernel corn
  • 1 small zucchini, cut lengthwise in half, then cut crosswise into 1/4-inch slices

Instructions

  1. In Dutch oven, heat 2 teaspoons oil over medium heat until hot. Add veal and garlic, 1/2 at a time, and brown evenly, stirring occasionally; add remaining oil as needed. Return all veal to pan; season with salt.

  2. Add water, broth, marjoram and pepper to pan; bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low; cover tightly and simmer 45 minutes.

  3. Add potatoes and corn; continue simmering, covered, 15 minutes or until veal and vegetables are tender. Add zucchini; simmer, covered, 5 minutes or until zucchini is crisp-tender.