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       Title: Denise’s Diet Soup
  Categories: Soups/stews, Vegetables
       Yield: 8 servings
  
       1    Clove garlic, minced
       1    Onion, chopped
       1    Leek, white part only sliced
       1    Red or green pepper, chopped
       1    Zucchini, sliced
       8 oz Mushrooms, sliced
       1 pk Frozen chopped spinach
      14 oz Can stewed tomatoes
      16 oz Chicken bouillion
      12 oz V-8 juice
       1 tb Chili powder
       1 ts Paprika
   5 1/2 ts Oregano
       2    Bay leaves
            Cayenne pepper, to taste
       4 oz Blue cheese, crumbled
  
   Spray large stew pot with Pam.  Saute garlic, onion, leek, zucchini,
   pepper, and mushrooms for 10 min, stirring frequently. Thaw spinach in
   microwave until soft, add to vegetables. Add remaining ingredients
   except blue cheese, bring to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer
   about 20 minutes. Add about 1 tb of crumbled blue cheese to each
   serving. Choice of vegetables can vary, depending on availability and
   personal preferences.
  
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