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Escarole Garlic Soup With Chicken Peas

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Ingredients
  Escarole 1 Pound (1 Bunch)
  Olive oil 4 Tablespoon
  Fresh garlic cloves 6 Medium, finely minced or pressed
  Onion 1 Medium, sliced
  Chicken broth 2 Quart (Fresh Or Canned)
  Fresh parsley sprigs 2 , chopped
  Canned chickpeas 16 Ounce, drained (Garbanzo Beans)
  Black pepper To Taste, freshly ground
  Rice 2 Cup (32 tbs), cooked
  Parmesan cheese 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs), grated (As Required)
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Rinse escarole with water in order to remove sand from its skin.
2. Cut leaves in a cross section style into long thin pieces.

MAKING
3. Take a 4-quart saucepan and heat olive oil into it.
4. Stir fry escarole, onion, and garlic in hot oil for 5 minutes.
5. Now add1/2 cup of broth in the pan, put a cover on it and let the mix be boiled against low flame for 25-30 minutes. [Once the cooking will be on the verge of completion the leaves will be reduced in size].
6. In case, if the mix turns out dry add more broth into it so that it should not get burned.
7. Add leftover broth, chickpeas, parsley, and pepper into the saucepan to enhancing the taste.
8. Cover the pan and further boil the soup more 10 minutes more.

SERVING
9. Add ½ cup of hot cooked rice into the soup bowls and pour the soup over the rice.
10. Sprinkle Parmesan cheese over the soup before final serve.
11. Serve the soup hot and enjoy.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Italian
Course: 
Appetizer
Method: 
Saute
Dish: 
Soup
Ingredient: 
Garlic
Interest: 
Gourmet, Healthy
Preparation Time: 
20 Minutes
Cook Time: 
40 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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