Recipe: Zuppa Soup

Scott Johnson (@extralife) posted this on Twitter a few days ago, looks like a great, simple recipe for Zuppa soup. Reposting here so I don’t forget to try it.


  • 1 pound of spicy Italian sausage
  • 1 chopped onion
  • 2 cloves of garlic
  • 4 cups of chicken broth
  • 6 large red potatoes
  • 2 cups of chopped kale
  • 1 cup of heavy cream (or 2 cups of half and half)


  • Sauté Italian sausage, onion, and garlic together until fully cooked. Set aside to cool.
  • Quarter cut and thinly slice potatoes. Boil in chicken broth until fully cooked.
  • Mix in Italian sausage mixture, heavy cream, and chopped kale. Heat throughout and serve. Serves 6-8.