Category Archives: Soup Recipes

Tomato Bisque Soup Recipe with Fresh Tomatoes

Tomato bisque soup recipes often are made with chicken broth and canned tomatoes. I understand using canned tomatoes when fresh are not available, but chicken broth is a no go for me. I want to taste nothing but creamy tomato … Continue reading

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Summer Chicken Soup with Yellow Squash, Corn, Kale, Avocado

Each Spring and each Fall, I take all of my clothes out of my closet and replace them with the current season. It disturbs me to no end to see a winter scarf in July, or a bathing suit in … Continue reading

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Cold Fighting Soup: Tomato Beef Soup with Einkorn Wheat Berries and Bone Broth

Tomato Beef Soup with Einkorn Wheat Berries and Bone Broth was created to fight a household of colds and give a giant boost to the immune system.  The bone broth was cooked in a slow cooker all night long to … Continue reading

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Homemade Italian Beef Stew with Wine, Paleo Friendly, Grain Free

Cold weather drives us to comfort food dishes like homemade Italian beef stew, paleo friendly, grain free. This is what healthy comfort food looks like. It’s NOT diet food. It’s not fat free. It’s not stuck in some frozen wrapper … Continue reading

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Roasted Butternut Squash Soup with Browned Butter Sage Leaves, Toasted Pecans

Before the winter sets in, I’m going to enjoy every bit of food associated with Autumn like this Autumn Soup of roasted butternut squash soup made a touch sweet with maple syrup and a whole lot savory with pecans and  … Continue reading

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Homemade Vegetable Beef Soup – Grain Free, Paleo Friendly

Grain free vegetable beef soup just might be the quintessential one pot Spinach Tiger dish. It’s full of all the super foods including my ever loving kale, and it has plenty of beef. I will never ever be a vegetarian … Continue reading

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Quick and Easy Minestrone Soup and Cast Iron Dutch Ovens

Quick and Easy Minestrone Soup is for the person who doesn’t want canned soup, but doesn’t have six hours either. This is the minestrone equivalent to this quick version of chicken noodle soup. This may not be minestrone soup that … Continue reading

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30 Minute Health Soup

How are you holding up out there during flu season? Me. I’m fine now, but I didn’t do so well. I just had a terrible bout with pneumonia and then relapsed and then celebrated with a perfect check up and … Continue reading

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Creamy Garden Tomato Soup in the Vitamix

I waited patiently for two things to happen. A big crop of tomatoes from my garden, and a Vitamix. I needed a large crop all ripened at the same time so I could make something like creamy garden tomato soup. … Continue reading

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Chilled Cantaloupe Soup with Blackberry Drizzle and Basil

The Five Star Foodie challenge chose the perfect June theme, cold soup. Fruit is jumping all around here with the blueberry farm next to me, wild blackberries a short walk away and all those strawberries I picked last month sitting … Continue reading

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Green Potato Soup for St. Patrick

We know he had two companions, hunger and nakedness, and that the gnawing in his belly and the chill on his exposed skin were his worst sufferings, acutely painful presences that could not be shaken off. From this scant information—Patricius … Continue reading

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Spinach Tiger Fit Chicken Noodle Soup

This is classic chicken noodle soup. It’s not the chicken noodle soup I grew up on. We never used noodles; we used a tiny pasta, called pastina. We never added chicken to the soup. The boiled chicken was eaten in … Continue reading

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Spring Pea Soup with a Pea Shoot Salad

You cannot get too far into my blog without knowing how highly I think of peas. If I were a character in a fairy tale, I might just be the princess and the pea, because I can be somewhat fussy … Continue reading

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Matzo Ball Soup and a Great Jewish Cook Book

We ate out a lot growing up and in many great high end hotel restaurants, but the mention of going to the R & L Deli was at top of my list for a special night. I always ordered the … Continue reading

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Soup for Winter. Snowcap Heirloom Beans with Shrimp, Green Olives, and Lime with Homemade Corn Tortillas

I keep meaning to write about our most recent trip to Napa that once again enhanced my culinary life, making it just a little better, just a bit more exciting. When I go to Napa, I equally enjoy the food … Continue reading

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Christmas Lima Bean and Celery Soup with Olives and Lemon Garnish

When I was in Napa last month, I got to visit two stores that I had a hard time leaving. One was a kitchen store that has everything you could ever need and it’s so retro, they even write out … Continue reading

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Golden Grape Gazpacho, Gluten Free and Vegan

As tomatoes, cucumbers and basil are a plenty right now, one lovely refreshing soup coms to mind, gazpacho. This version has no bread, but I did post a more traditional version here. And, I realize my title says grape gazpacho. … Continue reading

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Borscht, the Elixer of Soups; Brown Bread with Watermelon Radishes

The snow fell in colors of white and silver. White by day in big fluffy snow flakes, keeping all the neighbor kids out of school and silver by night in sleet and icy rain, keeping all the adults grounded in … Continue reading

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Beef Stock and Roasted Bones

Beef stock is at the heart of many comfort foods. I’m thinking of minestrone and french onion soup as starters, and heading onward to ossobuco, which is what prompted my obsession with meat broth this weekend. I couldn’t wait to … Continue reading

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Ten Tips for Making Chicken Broth

Which type are you when life is having its moments? Do you run to creamy cheesecake, crunchy chips or chocolate? Or, are you like me, with barely an appetite and the only thing I want is soup, and it has … Continue reading

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White Bean Chili, Buttermilk Cornbread Keeps Up the Pace

Pace Picante Sauce sent me two jars of picante sauce. I agreed to try both jars, and give my honest opinion and create a worthy recipe. One reason that I agreed to this is that I never had used Pace … Continue reading

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Cooking Italy – Spinach Soup with Crostini and a little Spinach 101

This recipe was  part of the cooking curriculum for  a cook along group that cooked mostly from Marcella Hazan’s Essentials of Classical Italian Cooking.  I’m Popeye the Sailor Man I’m Popeye the Sailor Man I’m strong to the finich Cause … Continue reading

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Spicy Maple Roasted Apple Soup

I like to make creamy soups with fall flavors. Earlier this year I made a nutty carrot soup and a pumpkin carrot curry soup. These are the kind of soups that deliver a particular taste profile that whisks you into … Continue reading

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Whisk Wednesday: Gazpacho From My Garden

I put this off a bit, thinking this was not a big deal recipe as it was an August selection for Whisk Wednesday, cooking from Le Cordon Bleu at Home. And, it’s not a big deal as far preparation. Very … Continue reading

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Velouté Du Barry – Cream of Cauliflower Soup

Velouté Du Barry is a creamy cauliflower soup that arrives just in time to offer a bowl to Sippity Sup, who broke his jaw. His site is recently filled to the brim with soups you can drink, and some are … Continue reading

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Bean Soup with Bacon and Crunchy Rice

This might be the best bean soup you have ever eaten because there is a surprise crunch that packs big flavor. This is an Italian inspired bean soup. You can be sure of that. Cannellini beans, arborio rice, pecorino cheese, … Continue reading

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Broccoli Basil Soup

Finest Foodie Friday – Today, I was blessed enough to be named as one of the selected food blogs from the foodie blog roll, an honor since there are over 3800 blogs. You can read more about the Foodie Blog … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Carrot Curry Soup

Pumpkin carrot curry soup with peanuts in the Spring, not the Fall! Well, yes, if I waited until October, you might miss out on something delicious, savory, sweet, spicy, and yet, healthy and light. No, I need to share it … Continue reading

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Split Pea Soup with Portobello Mushrooms

I have a definite food style. I know right away just looking at a dish if I’m going to like it. This is why I love food blogs and I can practically taste the food as I look at it. … Continue reading

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Ribollita, A Tuscan Memory of Cabbage Soup

Have you ever enjoyed a new dish while traveling and the memory lingers with you, and you promise yourself “one day I’ll make this dish.” That is how I felt when I first had a dish of ribollita at Bar-Ucci, … Continue reading

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Fruity Nutty Carrot Soup

The Christmas decorations were still staring at me, along with a few extra pounds and some left over fruit from all the festivities. My body was screaming for fruits and vegetables and, with several gloomy days in a row, my … Continue reading

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