Great as a weeknight meal and also perfect for larger gatherings!

INGREDIENTS Bacon Olive oil Garlic Yellow onions Celery Kale  Basil Salt, pepper Oregano Thyme Beef broth Diced tomatoes Red kidney beans Penne pasta Bay leaves Parmesan cheese

Soup goes down easily any time of the year and so many different flavor and ingredient combinations are possible.

You'll fall in love with the variety of textures, the bold flavor and the affordability of making this dinner.

With its hearty ingredients (pasta, meat, beans), it is an all-in-one meal and it is very filling.