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“This is my adaption of a delicious soup recipe printed in a local newspaper. I am posting it here for safekeeping. I've prepared it using the full 3 pounds of beef, but it could easily be just as tasty with less.”
2hrs 30mins

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Brown beef in small batches in stock pot. Drain fat.
  2. Add water, soup base, worcestershire sauce, and bay leaves.
  3. Bring to a boil, reduce heat, and simmer, covered, 1 1/2 hours or until meat is tender.
  4. Saute onions, garlic, celery, and carrots until softened, about 10 minutes.
  5. Add to meat mixture along with the potatoes, tomatoes, V8, and basil.
  6. Simmer about 1/2 hour.
  7. Add corn and green beans, and simmer an additional 1/2 hour or until vegetables are tender. Salt and pepper to taste.

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