Sausage and Tortellini Soup
1 lb of med to hot sausage meat, remove from casings
5 cups of chicken broth
1 can (about 14oz) of diced tomatoes
1 can (about 14oz) of tomato sauce
1 large onion chopped
2 carrots chopped
3 cups broccoli chopped
2 teaspoons Italian seasoning
½ teaspoon salt
¼ teaspoon pepper
½ teaspoon garlic powder
2 cups of celery
4 sweet peppers (they were small), or one chopped bell pepper
I chopped Zucchini if you want, I didn’t.
Brown meat and drain, add meat, broth, tomatoes and sauce, carrots, peppers and seasoning to slow cooker. Cover and cook on medium for 7 hours. Or on high for 4 hours.
Add broccoli, zucchini (if you have it) and tortellini. Cook at least 20 minutes more.