The Recipes

Italian Wedding Soup

Note: I linked to a recipe for meatballs, but feel free to use some from the store.

Serves: 1     Time: 30 minutes     Difficulty: Moderate

INGREDIENTS:

- 4 meatballs, thawed if frozen (you can find a good meatball recipe here)

- 1/4 c. onion, diced

- 1/2 carrot, peeled and diced

- 1/2 celery, diced

- 1 bay leaf

- 1 1/2-2 c. chicken stock

- 1/4 c. Israeli cous cous

- salt, pepper, olive oil

DIRECTIONS:

Heat 1 tsp. of oil in a pot. add the onion, carrot and celery, season with salt, and let them soften for 4-5 minutes. Add in the bay leaf and the stock, season with salt and pepper, and let the soup simmer for 15 minutes.

Add in the cous cous and meatballs and simmer another 10-12 minutes. Ladle in to a bowl and serve.