Prepare the 12 Blend Soup Mix according to on pack preparation instructions.
Heat the oil in a large pot and add onion and garlic, cooking until just tender. If using, add bacon and cook forrn2-3 minutes.
Add carrot, celery and potato to pot and cook for 2 minutes. Add soup mix, stock and zucchini.rnBring to the boil and reduce to a simmer for approx. 25 minutes or until mix is just tender.
Add kale and stir through until just wilting. Season well and serve with parmesan.