Chopped Meat Minestrone (Minestrone Di Carne)
|Ground beef||1 Pound|
|Onions||2 Medium, chopped|
|Tomatoes||1⁄2 Pound, peeled and chopped|
|Peas||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|String beans||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), cut in 1 inch 2 0.5 cm) pieces|
|Carrot||1 Small, chopped|
Brown the beef with the onions in a large saucepan, stirring constantly to break up meat.
Add tomatoes and simmer for about five minutes.
Add peas, beans and carrot and simmer for another five minutes.
Pour on enough cold water to cover.
Season to taste with salt and pepper.
Cover and simmer until vegetables are tender