Ground Beef Creamy Tomato Penne Soup

  • Servings : 100
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Step 1

Cook pasta according to package directions. Drain pasta and rinse with cold water, chill to below 40ºF.

Step 2

Heat large sauce pot over high heat. Add ground beef and sauté until no pink remains and temperature is 165ºF.

Step 3

Turn heat down to medium and add onions and garlic and sauté for 5 more minutes until onions are soft. Season with Kosher salt, black pepper and oregano.

Step 4

Add vegetable base, water and red sauce bring to simmer. Simmer for 5 minutes then whisk in cream cheese.

Step 5

Add pasta and bring temperature back to 165ºF.

Step 6

Serve immediately or hold above 140 ºF.


  • 6 Lbs 4 oz Barilla Whole Grain Penne
  • 6.25 Lbs Ground Beef, 90/10
  • 5 Lbs 12 oz Onion, Diced ¼ inch
  • 2 cups Garlic, Minced
  • 4 Tbsp Kosher Salt
  • 4 Tbsp Black Pepper
  • 4 Tbsp Oregano
  • 7 Tbsp Low Sodium Vegetable Base
  • 7 quarts Hot Water
  • 5 quarts Red Sauce, No Salt or Sugar Added
  • 6 ¼ cups Light Cream Cheese
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  • Whole Grain Penne
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Nutritional Info

This information is per serving.

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 6
Servings Per Container 100

Amount Per Serving
Calories 228
Calories from Fat 63
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 7g
Saturated Fat 3g
Trans Fat 0g
Cholesterol 26mg
Sodium 345mg
Total Carbohydrate 31g
Dietary Fiber 5g
Sugars 6g
Protein 11g

Vitamin A 4%
Vitamin C 5%
Calcium 5%
Iron 11%
Allergy Information:
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
Please note: for the purpose of the nutritional assessment, total sodium does not include salt added to the cooking water. When salt is listed "as needed" in the ingredient list, 1 tsp total is included in the analysis.