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Soup in a white bowl with a red broth, turkey meatballs and veggies
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Lazy Turkey Meatball Soup

This easy soup is made using frozen meatballs and veggies making it a super easy meal to throw together anytime. A full meal in a bowl!
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time8 hrs
Total Time8 hrs 10 mins
Course: Brunch, dinner, lunch, Main Course, Side Dish, Soup
Cuisine: American
Keyword: crockpot soup, slowcooker soup, turkey meatball soup
Servings: 8
Calories: 171kcal

Equipment

  • 6 quart slow cooker
  • slow cooker liner (optional)
  • measuring spoons and cups

Ingredients

  • 1 lb Frozen Turkey Meatballs I used Wegmans brand, but any will do
  • 16 oz frozen Italian blend vegetables You can switch the type of veggies to suit your preferences
  • 2 14 oz diced tomato with roasted onion and garlic plain diced tomato will work too
  • 6 cups beef broth
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • 1 sprig fresh rosemary
  • 1 sprig fresh thyme

Instructions

  • I always start with a slow cooker liner.  Nice and lazy ;)
    note that a liner is not required and many prefer to skip this step. 
    Picture of crockpot with various ingredients around it in their original packaging
  • Add frozen vegetables, turkey meatballs  and diced tomatoes (Including juice in can) to pot.
  • Sprinkle oregano over contents and then our beef broth over entire mixture
  • Place rosemary and thyme gently on top 
    rosemary sprig on top of soup pot contents
  • Cover and cook for 8 hours on low or 4 hours on high
    soup that has finished cooking
  • Keep warm until ready to serve!

Notes

Frozen left overs can be easily defrosted in a microwave or right back in a slow cooker!

Nutrition

Calories: 171kcal | Carbohydrates: 10g | Protein: 15g | Fat: 9g | Saturated Fat: 3g | Polyunsaturated Fat: 1g | Monounsaturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 54mg | Sodium: 966mg | Potassium: 222mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 1g | Vitamin A: 2890IU | Vitamin C: 6mg | Calcium: 70mg | Iron: 2mg