Summer Vegetable Minestrone with Basil Pesto

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recipe by Kenwood https://kenwoodworld.com/

  • Time icon
    Total Time
    50mins
  • Serves icon
    Serves
    4
  • Calories icon
    Calories
    644
based on 4 ratings

This is the summery take on the well known Italian soup.

recipe updated 4 Jun 2021

Ingredients

  • Pancetta icon
    Pancetta
    100 g (about 20)
  • Spring onion icon
    Spring onion
    2 (about 30 g)
  • Carrot icon
    Carrot
    200 g (about 4)
  • Courgette icon
    Courgette
    200 g (about 1)
  • Celery stalk icon
    Celery stalk
    2 (about 90 g)
  • Leek icon
    Leek
    2 (about 180 g)
  • Green beans icon
    Green beans
    200 g (about 1 ¾ cups)
  • Tinned borlotti beans icon
    Tinned borlotti beans
    400 g (about 1)
  • Olive oil icon
    Olive oil
    1 ½ teaspoons (about 8 ml)
  • Vegetable stock icon
    Vegetable stock
    800 g (about 3 ¼ cups)
  • Salt icon
    Salt
    1 tablespoon (about 18 g)
  • Pesto icon
    Pesto
    1 tablespoon (about 15 g)

Tools

  • kCook icon kCook Multi
  • kCook icon Kcook bowl

Step preview

  1. Fit thick slicing disc (5) to direct prep attachment
  2. Fit direct prep attachment to kCook Multi
  3. Fit stir tool to kCook bowl
  4. Add olive oil and pancetta to the kCook bowl
  5. Fit kCook bowl to kCook Multi
  6. Attach lid to kCook bowl
  7. Heat with filler cap removed - 140°C, speed 3
  8. Turn direct prep attachment to position 1
  9. Slice spring onion, carrot, courgette, celery stalk, leek and green beans into the kCook bowl with direct prep attachment
  10. Turn direct prep attachment to position 2
  11. Cook with filler cap removed - 2 min, 100°C, speed 4
  12. Cook with filler cap removed - 3 min, 100°C, speed 3
  13. Then add tinned borlotti beans to the kCook bowl
  14. Cook with filler cap removed - 10 min, 100°C, speed 2
  15. Then add vegetable stock and salt to the kCook bowl
  16. Cook with filler cap removed - 30 min, 98°C, speed 2
  17. Serve
  18. Garnish with pesto
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