Soup is perfect to warm you up on a cold winter's day. Kroger Chef Paul Dowell shares his crock pot recipe for a Spicy Lasagna Soup. It's tangy tomato soup given an extra zing with a topping full of flavor.
Spicy Lasagna Soup
Makes 10 to 12 servings.
1-18 oz. pkg. Kroger Sweet Italian Sausage Links (sliced)
1 Green Bell Pepper (small diced)
1 Yellow Onion (small diced)
1-14.5 oz. can Fire Roasted Tomatoes with Garlic
2 cups Private Selection Arrabiatta Tomato Sauce
1-32 oz. pkg.Kroger Simple Truth Low Sodium Chicken Broth
1 tsp. Crushed Red Pepper (optional)
½ tsp.Kosher Salt
½ -16 oz. bag Private Selection Cavatappi
1-16 oz. pkg.Kroger Ricotta
¼ cup Kroger Deli Wholesome @Home Basil Pesto Sauce
As Needed Kroger Shredded Mozzarella
In the bottom of a large crock pot, add in Italian sausage.
Add in bell pepper & onion.
Over top, pour in fire roasted tomatoes, Arrabiatta sauce, & chicken broth.
Season mixture with crushed red pepper & salt. Lightly stir everything together, leaving the sausage at the bottom.
Cover and cook on low setting for 6-8 hours or high for 3-4 hours.
For the last ½ hour, add in the pasta & cook on high until pasta is tender OR you can cook the pasta separately & add into your soup.
In a small bowl, mix together ricotta & basil pesto.
Serve soup piping hot with a dollop of the ricotta mixture on top & a sprinkle of shredded mozzarella cheese.
Have some of our awesome Kroger Deli Hot French Bread & you have a perfect meal to beat the cold!