escarole with chicken and beans

Servings: 4

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Cook Time: 15 minutes

Ingredients

**4 mild italian chicken sausages, just the meat

**1 large yellow onion, chopped

**2 cloves of garlic, sliced

**5 cups chicken broth

**1 head of escarole, rinsed well

1 can of white beans, rinsed

salt and pepper

Directions

  1. Start by frying the sausage in a large pot. You don't need any oil as the sausage will fry in its own fat.

  2. Add onion and garlic and sauté until soft.

  3. Add the stock, escarole, and beans and let it simmer to the escarole wilts, takes about 4-5 minutes.

  4. Season with salt and pepper and serve.

 Nutrition (per serving)

403 calories; 16 g fat(4 g sat); 10 g fiber; 38 g carbohydrates; 30 g protein; 175 mcg folate; 120 mg cholesterol; 2 g sugars; 86 IU vitamin A; 6 mg vitamin C; 185 mg calcium; 6 mg iron; 1160 mg sodium; 1325 mg potassium

Recipe adjusted from www.sweetpaulmag.com