Hearty and comforting Polish Bean and Sausage Stew

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Hearty and comforting Polish Bean and Sausage Stew
Prep Time:
20 mins
Cook Time:
60 mins
Total Time:
80mins
Category:
Recipe by Administrator
Published on February 18, 2024

This savory stew combines the flavors of smoked sausage, beans, and vegetables in a rich and flavorful broth. It is perfect for a cozy dinner on a cold night and is sure to satisfy your hunger and warm your soul.

Ingredients

  • 1 lb kielbasa sausage, sliced
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 carrots, diced
  • 2 celery stalks, diced
  • 1 can (15 oz) white beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 can (15 oz) diced tomatoes
  • 4 cups chicken or vegetable broth
  • 1 teaspoon paprika
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Fresh parsley, chopped (for garnish)

Directions

  1. In a large pot, sauté the sausage over medium heat until browned. Remove from the pot and set aside.
  2. Add the onion, garlic, carrots, and celery to the pot. Cook until the vegetables are softened, about 5 minutes.
  3. Stir in the beans, tomatoes, broth, paprika, salt, and pepper. Bring to a simmer.
  4. Reduce the heat to low, cover, and let the stew simmer for 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  5. Taste and adjust the seasoning if necessary. Serve hot, garnished with fresh parsley.
  6. Enjoy your delicious Polish Bean and Sausage Stew!

Interesting Facts

  • Kielbasa sausage is a popular ingredient in Polish cuisine, known for its smoky flavor.
  • Beans are a great source of protein and fiber, making this stew a nutritious and filling meal.
  • This stew can be easily customized by adding different vegetables or using different types of sausages.