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Soups & Stews

Here we have a collection of delicious soups and stew recipes. From hearty bean soups like this navy bean soup and this lentil sausage soup, to creamy favorites like this butternut squash soup, to family favorites like chicken corn tortilla soup and turkey taco soup. They will definitely satisfy those comfort food cravings

Chickpea Soup

Chickpea Soup

Sometimes, we need a big bowl of warm comfort and this chickpea soup fits the bill. With smoked pork shanks, vegetables and spices, this chickpea soup is flavorful, hearty and delicious.

Turkey Taco Soup

Turkey Taco Soup

If you’re looking for a quick meal for a busy night, try this easy-to-make turkey taco soup. Simple pantry ingredients combine to make this delicious soup that’s a little bit spicy and totally satisfying.

Creamy Butternut Squash Soup

Creamy Butternut Squash Soup

This creamy butternut squash soup is a perfect way to usher in fall. With simple ingredients, the butternut squash really shines. In this recipe, onions, carrots, celery and coriander balance the sweetness of the butternut squash beautifully.

Tuscan Soup

Tuscan Soup

This Tuscan Soup is hearty and delicious. With Italian sausage, cannellini beans, potatoes, carrots, spinach, onions and garlic, this is one soup that won’t leave you hungry!

Lentil Vegetable Soup

Lentil Vegetable Soup

This lentil vegetable soup is so good you won’t miss the meat. In this recipe, lentils are cooked with tomatoes, a combination of spices and mixed vegetables. It’s great for weeknights since lentils cook pretty fast (by bean standards). It’s a delicious meatless meal that’s hearty and satisfying.

Lentil and Andouille Sausage Soup

Lentil and Andouille Sausage Soup

This lentil soup is flavored with andouille sausage and vegetables. Since the andouille is so flavorful we can keep the rest of the ingredients to a minimum. It’s great for weeknights, because it comes together quickly. Plus you get a big pot, perfect for lunches and leftovers.

Bacon and Lentil Soup

Bacon and Lentil Soup

This bacon and lentil soup is easy to make and delicious. In this recipe, bacon is cooked until crispy, then onions, carrots, celery and garlic are sautéed in the drippings. Add a few spices and you’ll have a hearty and flavorful pot of lentils. This soup is great for weeknights since lentils cook up pretty quick; by bean standards.

Creamy Vegetable Soup

Creamy Vegetable Soup

This creamy vegetable soup recipe is a snap to make and delicious. There is no cream used in this “creamy” soup. Instead we get a creamy texture by pureeing the soup. Loaded with carrots, celery, onions, pumpkin, zucchini, potatoes, sweet potatoes and plenty of garlic, this soup is satisfying, without weighing you down.

Lentil Sausage Soup

Lentil Sausage Soup

This lentil sausage soup makes a hearty, delicious dinner. In this recipe, lentils, sausage and vegetables are cooked in a flavorful broth. For the sausage, use smoked or polka kielbasa, the fully cooked variety. They will flavor this lentil soup beautifully, so we can keep the ingredients list short and simple.

Navy Bean Soup

Navy Bean Soup

This navy bean soup is made with smoked ham shanks, vegetables and spices. It’s a hearty and delicious soup the whole family will enjoy. Like with many bean soups, you can’t rush the process, so make this navy bean soup on a leisurely afternoon. Your time will be rewarded with a big pot of soup that will feed your body and soul!

Ginger Spiced Pumpkin Soup

Ginger Spiced Pumpkin Soup

This ginger spiced pumpkin soup is the perfect way to get in the mood for Fall. It’s really easy to make and full of wholesome ingredients. With fresh pumpkin, onions, carrots, celery, garlic, and ginger, it’s not short on flavor!

Italian Sausage Lentil Soup

Italian Sausage Lentil Soup

This Italian sausage lentil soup is hearty, delicious and full of good-for-you ingredients. It’s loaded with lentils, carrots, celery, onions, potatoes, and spinach. Ok sure, it has Italian sausage, but you have to live a little, right? Add a hearty piece of crusty bread and this soup makes a very satisfying meal.

Soba Noodle Chicken Soup

Soba Noodle Chicken Soup

This soba noodle chicken soup is so good, and so easy, you won’t hesitate to make it again and again. Shredded cabbage, soba noodles and sliced chicken breasts are covered in a super flavorful beef broth. The broth doesn’t take hours to make either. Start with store bought broth, then add a ton of flavor with sautéed onions, garlic and mushrooms.

Southwestern Steak Soup

Southwestern Steak Soup

This southwestern steak soup is hearty, and really easy to make. Affordable beef round and simple pantry ingredients combine to make this delicious soup. It’s a little bit spicy and totally satisfying. With beef, tomatoes, black beans and corn, this soup won’t leave you hungry.