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Note: By putting the recipe in a blog, hopefully I will remember to go to "You on a Diet" for this recipe and others.
10 servings- about 1 C each-176 cal.
1 tbsp olive oil
1 med onion chopped
1 carrot chopped
4 garlic cloves thinly sliced
1 red bell pepper chopped
2 qts (8 cups) low salt vegetable or chicken stock or broth
1 can (28 oz ) whole, crushed, or diced tomatoes -not drained
2 cups water
1 small head of cabbage thinly sliced
1/2 tsp hot red pepper sauce-optional
salt and freshly ground black pepper- optional
optional garnishes- chopped fresh parsley, chopped fresh cilantro
Heat a large saucepan over med heat. Add oil then onion; cook 5 min. stirring occasionally.
Stir in carrots, garlic, bell pepper; cook until tender.
Add stock, tomatoes, water, cabbage; simmer uncovered 20 min.
Season to taste with hot sauce, salt, pepper if desired.
Serve: garnish with parsley and/or cilantro if desired.
total fat 4 g.
saturated fat 0.8 g
healthy fat 2.85 g
fiber 3.6 g
carbohydrates 15.9 g
sugar 4.6 g
protein 7.1 g
sodium 374 g
magnesium 35 g
selenium 5.6 g
potassium 631 g
Note: You on a Diet book has other soups and other recipes. (authors Roizen and Oz)