One Pot Minestrone

SERVES: 3-4
PREPARATION TIME:
 5-8 min. 
COOKING TIME: 25 minutes
STANDING TIME: 2 min. 
LEVEL OF DIFFICULTY: Easy 
COST: Low

INGREDIENTS:

  • 1 cup small pasta (of your choosing!)
  • 1 zucchini, finely chopped
  • 1 carrot, finely chopped
  • 400g can crushed tomatoes
  • 2 cups vegetable or chicken stock
  • 400g can red kidney or similar
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed

 

    METHOD:

    1. Add pasta to Micro Urban Base. Add cold water to fill line for cooking pasta. Cook in microwave on high/100%/900 watts for 15 minutes, or until tender. Drain.
    2. Fill base with 400ml cold water. Place zucchini and carrot in Low Colander. Place in base and add Shielded Cover. Cook on high for 4 minutes, or until just tender. Discard water.
    3. Place all ingredients back in the Micro Urban base, add a pinch of salt and pepper. Cook on high for 5 minutes.