Category:  Soups

Classic Gazpacho — so easy…and a toppings bar makes it a meal (or a party!)

In Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Seafood, Soups
by Ann on 19/08
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After spending six months living in Spain some years ago, I remember reading that, when the weather gets hot, even a Spaniard with the heartiest of appetites will… Read More »

O’Brien Irish Stew

In Beef, Easy Meals, Gluten-Free Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Slow Cooker, Soups
by Ann on 10/03
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Most Americans think of stew as having a thick gravy base.  But traditional Irish stew is more broth-like and began as a hearty peasant dish made with what… Read More »

Cuban Black Bean Soup

In Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Slow Cooker, Soups
by Ann on 15/02
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For years I, like many cooks, rarely measured ingredients.  We eat a lot of hearty soups, salads, and one-pot meals in our house, and this sort of cooking… Read More »

Chicken, Butternut Squash and White Bean Soup

In Chicken, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Soups
by Ann on 27/01
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After 12 fabulous years, I recently said farewell to the only car my almost 12-year-old son ever knew.  Even my 15-year-old son hardly remembered the car that preceded… Read More »

Apple Cider Chili

In Chicken, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Soups
by Ann on 09/01
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Today, I have the great privilege of sharing with you a guest recipe by Phoebe Canakis. Phoebe and I became acquainted through Fig magazine for which we are both contributors…. Read More »

Sausage Soup with Tortellini (and/or Beans)

In Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Pasta, Soups
by Ann on 14/10
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In a world where monumental decisions are made every day, choosing which recipes to include in my newspaper column and on this blog ranks pretty low on the… Read More »

Asparagus Egg Noodle Soup (Gluten Free Option)

In Easy Meals, Egg Dishes, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Soups
by Ann on 18/04
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My kids love this soup because it tastes great.  I love it for its taste, but also for the utter ease of preparation.  With asparagus season upon us,… Read More »

Slow Cooker Spicy Mango Chicken Chili

In Chicken, Gluten-Free Options, Slow Cooker, Soups
by Ann on 05/04
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I have a lot of thoughts stemming from the pretty little bowl pictured above.  First, I should mention that this is the second recipe in my series for… Read More »

Homemade Chicken Stock

In Chicken, Kitchen Basics, Soups
by Ann on 25/03
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  One of my favorite comfort foods is a slow roasted chicken.  It is easy to prepare, makes your home smell heavenly, and usually provides leftovers for another… Read More »

Cheesy Potato Soup with Roasted Poblano, Greens and Bacon…and the Top 10 Flavor Trends

In Gluten-Free Options, Soups
by Ann on 13/03
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Since I first accepted the new role as a flavor correspondent for Sargento, working in conjunction with Rick Bayless’ list of Top 10 Food Trends, I have started… Read More »