Creamy Sausage and Kale Soup

Creamy Sausage and Kale Soup
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After the rush of the holidays and with cooler weather forecasted for the foreseeable future it’s finally time for soup! I love making soup year round but nothing beats a hot and delicious bowl of soup to warm you up on those chilly nights. This creamy sausage and kale soup inspired by one of my favorite soups from Olive Garden is quick and easy to make. It only takes about 30 minutes to prepare from the prep to serving it to your table making it the perfect weeknight meal to add into your recipe rotation.

Creamy Sausage and Kale Soup

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Prep Time 5 mins Cook Time 25 mins Total Time 30 mins Difficulty: Beginner Servings: 8 Best Season: Winter

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  1. What To Do:

    Heat stock pot to medium high heat with 1 tbsp olive oil.    

    Saute garlic and onion. 

    Add in decased italian sausage and break up into bits.

    Stir together and cook until lightly browned. 

    Add in potatoes and water, chicken broth and ground black pepper. 

    Bring to a boil and stir until potatoes begin to soften ~ 15 minutes.  

    Stir in cream and bring back to a boil but do not overcook the potatoes.

    Remove from heat and add in kale.   Enjoy!


Check out more quick and easy 30 minute recipes from some of my friends!

Michelle - Stovetop Turkey Chili Mac

Nikki - Chicken Casserole

Amy - Spicy Italian Sausage & Zoodles

Christa - French Toast Casserole

Shoma - Restaurant Style Chicken Lo Mein

Danielle - Pan Sheet Chicken

Alex - Simple Shepards Pie

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  1. This soup sounds like it’s right up my alley! I love the combination of sausage and kale!

  2. I’ve been looking for a recipe with kale in it! I’m so excited to try this and cook it for my family!

  3. This reminds me of Zuppa Toscana from the olive garden, my absolute favorite soup. so adding this to my weekly menu! perfect for this chilly weather.

    1. You got it! Zuppa Toscana is my fav soup from olive garden and I tried to recreate it but it’s still not quite the same 🙂

  4. Such a great recipe for the winter. I’ve been looking for more soup recipes!

  5. I am a huge fan of easy soup recipes! This one sounds so good and I’m going to try it soon!

  6. Totally make this is winter season!

  7. I need a new soup! Thank you for this because it’s perfect!

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