Something about Sausage:
It is said that a food item by name ‘Sausage’ is the term originated from ‘Saussiche’, an Old French word and the Latin word ‘Salsus’, which means – ‘salted’ and it is made by using different kinds of meat such as chicken, beef, veal and/or often pork by mincing along with salt, spices and breadcrumbs, with a skin around and then cooked.
Sausage making is nothing but a logical result of efficient butchery, in fact, a traditional food preservation technique that includes curing, drying, smoking and/or freezing.
The variety of sausages is basically depends upon the usage of different kinds of meat, spices, ingredients, as well as the flavor that the sausages have and over all their manner of preparation.
Barbecuing, broiling and pan-frying are some of the different kinds of Sausage cooking, though some sausages are cooked during processing, thereafter the casing can be removed and Sausages are available in the uncooked state too.
Something about Soup:
Soup is nothing but a liquid food basically prepared by combining some different vegetable ingredients with juice, water or any other liquid, but at times there can be a combination of meat with the vegetable ingredients, if you are the lover of both the vegetarian and non- vegetarian style continental cuisine.
Soup is such an appetizer kind of food course, which is normally served warm (at times you can find cold one too) and these kind of different types hot soups are additionally characterized by boiling solid ingredients in liquids in a pot until the flavors are extracted, forming a broth.
If at all, we go by the traditional classification of soups then there can be mainly two groups and they are:
01. Clear Soups
02. Thick Soups
There can be a sub-classification of the ‘Thick Soups’ depending upon the type of thickening agent used such as starch, cream, rice, lentils, flour, and grains and also carrots, potatoes etc.
Something about Sausage and Tortellini Soup:
An Italian dish by name ‘Sausage and Tortellini Soup’ is really such a wonderful format of Italian style of cooking that has the perfect blend of some special Italian culinary products something like Italian sausage, tortellini as well as the red wine, garlic, tomatoes and also some other vegetables.
This Italian dish by name ‘Sausage and Tortellini Soup’ generally garnished with Parmesan cheese, can prove as a delicious meal for any form of the meals, when it is served with some hot bread and salad.
After going through some of the details about the ‘Soup’, ‘Sausage’ and the ‘Sausage and Tortellini Soup’, now it is the time for all of us to enter into the details of a simple, easy but the effective recipe by which you can make your favorite ‘Sausage and Tortellini Soup’ and thereby to enjoy the amazing taste of a very popular Italian dish as well as to have the balanced nutrients with consumption of each serve:
Though there are virtually lots of ‘Sausage and Tortellini Soup’ recipes to choose from, but you have to choose the one that can help you in the preparation of such an imaginatively delicious one out of all others that the most of the guests might not have come across in any of the parties that they have attended till then.
If you follow this process of imagination and creativity, then you as a host can get and make delighted your guests with new flavors and ideas of the delicious ‘Sausage and Tortellini Soup’ and thereby certainly can have a “wow” from your guests as and when they have their very first bite, so that you as a host can be well satisfied.
So, if you too are eager to have such a pleasant hosting experience and then come, join us to know about the recipe for the ‘Sausage and Tortellini Soup’.
So, let us move on to get into the detailed process of preparation of an easy, innovative, impressive and perfect version of ‘Sausage and Tortellini Soup’ – one of the delicious and popular Italian dish:
Now, let us go through all the important details about the essential ingredients as well as the time required for preparation and cooking of a classic traditional Italian dish by name ‘Sausage and Tortellini Soup’.
Time for Preparation: 30 minutes.
Time for Cooking: 60 minutes.
Total Time required for the delicious ‘Sausage and Tortellini Soup’ to get readied: 90 minutes.
Yield: The final output will produce the yield that can fulfill 10 Serves.
Essential Ingredients for making the delicious and traditional dish by name ‘Sausage and Tortellini Soup’:
01. Water: 1/2 Cup.
02. Beef Broth: 5 Cups.
03. Salt: According to taste.
04. Garlic Cloves (minced): 2.
05. Dried Basil: 1/2 Teaspoon.
06. Italian Sausage (mild): 1 lb.
07. Dried Oregano: 1/2 Teaspoon.
08. Carrots (finely sliced): 2 Cups.
09. Tomato Sauce: 1 Can (8 ounces).
10. Black Pepper: According to taste.
11. Onion (coarsely chopped): 1 Cup.
12. Zucchini (sliced): 1 and 1/2 Cups.
13. Parsley (fresh & chopped): 3 Tablespoons.
14. Parmesan Cheese (freshly grated): 1/2 Cup.
15. Green Bell Pepper (cut into 1/2-inch pieces): 1.
16. Tomatoes (peeled, seeded and chopped): 2 Cups.
17. Basil (refrigerated) and cheese tortellini (uncooked): 1 Package (9 ounce).
Now, it’s time to go through the detailed explanation of the step by step process of actually cooking for making the delicious and traditional dish by name ‘Sausage and Tortellini Soup’:
Instructions for making the delicious and traditional dish by name ‘Sausage and Tortellini Soup’:
Step 01: Discard the sausage casings and get removed the sausage form those casings.
Step 02: Then brown the sausage over medium-high heat, in a large Dutch oven but do not forget to maintain often stirring in between during this browning process.
Step 03: Drain, reserving 1 Tablespoon drippings in the pan and thereafter keep the sausage separately.
Step 04: Then get some ingredients like onion and garlic added to the drippings in the pan; cook until onion is tender, but keep in mind that you need to stir constantly through out the process.
Step 05: Now, it is the time to add some other ingredients like sausage, beef broth, carrots, tomato, zucchini, bell pepper, tomato sauce, water, basil, oregano, salt as well as pepper and get all of them together stirred properly.
Step 06: Then it is all about waiting and observing so as to bring to a boil and thereafter to reduce heat, and simmer, keep it uncovered for around half an hour.
Step 07: Now, get some other ingredients like tortellini and parsley added and keep stirring properly.
Step 08: Again you need to wait for some time and keep observing so as to bring to a boil, so that you can reduce heat, and simmer as well as to keep it uncovered for until the tortellini is tender around 10 minutes.
Step 09: Now we are in the final step of this whole process and it is all about adjusting the spices to taste and thereafter to ladle soup into individual soup bowls.
That is all! Your favorite, an easy, innovative, impressive and the perfect party dish by name ‘Sausage and Tortellini Soup’ is ready and sprinkle each serving with cheese to serve!
So, what are you waiting for? It’s the right time for you and your family as well as the beloved guests invited by you, to enjoy the amazing taste of the delicious Italian dish by name ‘Sausage and Tortellini Soup’, which is prepared and served by you as a mark of all the love and respect that you have towards all of them.
As different people from various regions all over the world may have slightly different choices about the taste and flavor of any food item, one can have some other optional additions to the above mentioned details, be it either the ingredients or cooking time, so that they can enjoy their favorite dish according their individual taste.
All in all, we assure you that a party-perfect ‘Sausage and Tortellini Soup’ Recipe, like the above one, can make you as a host and also your beloved guests well entertained, which can ultimately let you up to enjoy the fruits of the effort that you have put and the commitment you have shown till the end of the party.