We are not supporting this browser



Minestrone soup


Recipe highlights

Total cooking time:

30 min


Low Protein Diet- exchange value 3.5



Share this recipe


1 carrot, diced
1 red onion, diced
3 cloves of garlic, chopped
200ml vegetable stock
100g tinned cannellini beans, drained & rinsed
200ml passata
150g Loprofin Fusilli
Fresh basil, to garnish


  1. Add the carrot, onion and garlic to a saucepan with the stock and simmer for 30 minutes until soft.
  2. Add in the beans and passata and bring back to a simmer before adding the Loprofin Fusilli and simmering for 15 minutes until al dente.
  3. Add a little more hot water or stock if there is not enough liquid to cover the cooking pasta.
  4. Season to taste. Serve in bowls with some fresh basil and Loprofin Part Baked Rolls, if desired.
  5. Leftovers can be stored in the fridge for up to 3 days or in the freezer for up to 3 months.

Allergens may be present, please check individual product and ingredient labels. If concerned about allergens please contact your healthcare professional.

The Loprofin Range are Foods for Special Medical Purposes and mut be used under medical supervision.

* The protein content indicated in this recipe is provided as a guide only. Please check the protein content on individual ingredients and food labels.

the dietary management of Inherited Metabolic Disorders, This recipe is intended for patients who have been prescribed Loprofin by a healthcare professional

Nutricia uses cookies on this website. With your consent we will use them to measure and analyze usage of the website (analytical cookies), to tailor it to your interests (personalisational cookies), and to present you relevant advertising and information (targeting cookies). For more information please read the cookie policy.

Privacy Settings

You can choose your preferences anytime for cookies and tracking. For more information please read our cookie policy.

  • Strictly necessary

    They are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services (setting your privacy preferences, logging in, filling in forms, etc.). You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of the site will not then work.

  • Analytical cookies

    They allow us to count visits and traffic sources, to measure and improve the performance of our site. They show us which pages are the most and least popular and how visitors move around the site. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site, and will not be able to monitor its performance.

  • Personalisation cookies

    They enable website’s enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third parties whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies, some or all of these services may not function properly.

  • Targeting cookies

    They may be set through our site by our advertising partners, to build a profile of your interests and to show you relevant adverts on other sites. They do not store directly personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising.