Ground beef and a package of frozen vegetables are your two main shopping list items for this quick-to-make soup. A hearty stock is provided by tomato sauce, dry onion soup mix, and a teaspoon of white sugar.
INGREDIENTS (for 6 servings):
- 1/2 pound ground beef
- 1 (14.5 ounce) can stewed tomatoes
- 1 (8 ounce) can tomato sauce
- 2 cups water
- 1 (10 ounce) package frozen mixed vegetables
- 1/4 cup dry onion soup mix
- 1 teaspoon white sugar
In a large pot over medium high heat, saute the ground beef for about 5 minutes, or until browned. Drain off excess fat.
Add the tomatoes, sauce, water, vegetables, soup mix and sugar. Bring to a boil and reduce heat to low. Cover and simmer for 20 minutes.