Easy Recipe: The popular Zuppa Toscana Soup

Zuppa Toscana Soup is one of my most popular soup recipes, have you tried it yet? It’s packed with slices of tender russet potatoes, flavorful Italian sausage and bacon, fresh kale and a rich and creamy broth. So much comforting flavor in one bowl of soup!

Full recipe with directions, as well as many more recipes like it, can be found on @cookingclassy’s blog (instagram)

Serves: 6


2 tsp olive oil

1 lb Italian Sausage (casings removed if necessary)

4 oz bacon (about 4 slices), diced into small pieces*

1 cup chopped yellow onion (about 1 small onion)

3 (14.5 oz) cans low-sodium chicken broth

2 cups water

1 1/2 lbs Russet potatoes, scrubbed and rinsed then sliced into halves, halves diced into 1/6-inch slices

1 1/2 tsp granulated sugar

1/2 tsp fennel seeds, crushed (optional)

Salt and freshly ground black pepper

2 cups half and half

1 1/2 cups packed chopped kale Finely shredded Romano cheese for serving, optional

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *