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Country Mushroom and Sausage Soup

Per Serving

Country Mushroom and Sausage Soup

Makes: 8 servings
Serving Size: 2 1/2 cups
Calories 180
Fat 8 g
Saturated Fat 1.3 g
Trans Fat 0.1 g
Carbohydrate 18 g
Fiber 5 g
Sugars 9 g
Cholesterol 20 mg
Sodium 210 mg
Potassium 910 mg
Protein 11 g
Phosphorus 200 mg
Choices: Starch 1, Nonstarchy Vegetable 1, Lean Protein 1, Fat 1
  • Makes: 8 servings
  • Serving Size: 2 1/2 cups
  • Preparation Time: 10 minutes
  • Cooking Time: 20 minutes


4 tsp. olive oil
2 lb. sliced mushrooms
1/2 lb. low-fat turkey sausage, sliced into 1/2-inch-thick pieces
4 1/2 cups no-sugar-added, low-sodium pasta sauce
2 1/2 cups water
1/2 cup rinsed and drained low-sodium canned red kidney beans
1/4 tsp. freshly ground black pepper


  1. Heat the olive oil in a large saucepan over medium-high heat. Add the mushrooms and sausage and sauté for 5 minutes.
  2. Add the pasta sauce, water, and beans. Bring to a simmer over medium heat, cover, and simmer for 15 minutes. Add the pepper and serve.

Recipe adapted from The 12-Week Diabetes Cookbook: Your Super Simple Plan for Organizing, Budgeting, and Cooking Amazing Dinners by Linda Gassenheimer. Available from shopdiabetes.org, 800-232-6733, or bookstores nationwide.


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