Category Archives: Soups

Old Fashioned Chicken and Dumplins (#SoupSwappers)

Regional Soups is this month’s theme for Soup Saturday Swappers and this Chicken and Dumplings recipe is the quintessential East Tennessee soup. If you make good chicken and dumplings, your stock is high; if you know someone who makes good … Continue reading

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Creamy Broccoli Mushroom Soup (#SoupSaturdaySwappers)

Homemade soups can be a delicious, nutritious and quick weeknight meal. That’s the theme for this month’s #SoupSaturdaySwappers, and this recipe for Creamy Broccoli Mushroom Soup is all of those things. 

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Mexican Chicken Chili (Copycat Soups) (#SoupSwappers)

This recipe for Mexican Chicken Chili is a knockoff copycat recipe of Al Yeganeh’s Soup Kitchen International in New York City.  Copycat Soups is this month’s theme for Soup Saturday Swappers. 

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Grilled Corn Gazpacho with Crab (#SoupSwappers)

Since it’s July, and since it’s hotter than Hell’s Half Acre (aka The Devil’s Kitchen) in most places, this month’s Soup Saturday Swappers theme is Chilled Soups. My contribution is this recipe for Grilled Corn Gazpacho with Crab. If you … Continue reading

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Cantaloupe Gazpacho – Soup Swappers

Light and refreshing, this Cantaloupe Gazpacho recipe is just the ticket for the tail end of Spring and Summer when the weather begins to heat up. Fruit soups are this month’s theme for Soup Saturday Swappers.  

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Roasted Golden Beet Borscht (Soup Swappers)

Soup Saturday Swappers are back; this month’s theme is root vegetables. This recipe for Roasted Golden Beet Borscht is simple to prepare and simply delicious. 

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Crock Pot Carne Guisada – Mexican Beef Stew (Soup Saturday – Slow Cooker Recipe)

Imagine beef stew. Imagine beef chunks seared, then stewed to tender perfection, low and slow in a Crock Pot.  Imagine that beef stew spiced to perfection with garlic, re-hydrated peppers, cumin, coriander and Mexican oregano (just for starters). Then, imagine … Continue reading

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Irish Seafood Chowder (Fish Friday Foodies)

This recipe for Irish Seafood Chowder is stock and cream based, and is loaded with sliced scallops, smoked salmon (that imparts the most wonderful smokiness to the chowder), chunks of cod and mussels. Studded with corn and new potatoes, it’s … Continue reading

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Sicilian Meatball Soup – #SoupSwappers

This month’s theme for #SoupSwappers is Let’s Go International; this recipe for Sicilian Meatball Soup brings you the flavors of Sicily in a hearty, stick-to-your-ribs soup. Links to all the other international soups are included.

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Tomato Leek Soup – Thick and Chunky – Meatless Monday

This Tomato Leek Soup recipe is today’s comfort food offering; it is thick and chunky and so flavorful it 

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