Turkey Enchilada Soup

Turkey Enchilada Soup

My Thanksgiving turkey leftovers went into the soup pot along with black beans, rice, diced tomatoes, green chiles, red peppers, broth and spices like chili powder and smoked paprika. Topped with a handful of cheese, a dollop of sour cream and crushed tortilla chips my faith in turkey is restored. To “enchilada” something basically means… 

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Andean Potato & Cheese Soup

Andean Potato & Cheese Soup #recipe

This Americanized version of the classic Ecuadorian soup is known as Locra de papa. It’s a vegetarian soup made with Russet and sweet potatoes, corn, peas and queso fresco in a creamy broth topped with guacamole. The ingredients sound a little plain but the end result is not. For being one of the quickest, easiest… 

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Crockpot Chicken Chowder

Slow Cooker Chicken Chowder

A classic chowder easily made in the crockpot with all the usual suspects including chicken, potatoes, corn, carrots, roasted red peppers, garlic, onion and bacon swimming in a mildly cheesy, creamy broth. It’s one of the most comforting soups I know of and one of the heartiest with it’s big chunks of meaty potatoes, tender… 

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Tortellini Minestrone Soup

Tortellini Minestrone #dinnerrecipes

Minestrone is a hearty, Italian-inspired soup filled with veggies, beans and pasta. My version has bacon in it along with chickpeas, carrots, zucchini, garlic and onion. Plus, the best part of all, plump and chewy, cheese-filled tortellini. Usually it’s filled with some boring old pasta (Did I really just write that? Strange to hear coming… 

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Crockpot Tuscan Chicken Soup

Crockpot Tuscan Chicken Soup

I made this soup for you! It’s going to get chilly soon and I want you to be prepared. You’ll be wanting something warm, hearty and comforting to come home to and what better fits the bill than a mostly hands-off, slow cooker soup? I hope you said “nothing”. This is packed with the most… 

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Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Rice Soup

Creamy Chicken Broccoli and Rice Soup

Creamy soup overflowing with tender bites of chicken, fresh broccoli florets, white rice, cheddar and parmesan. It gets its creaminess from milk rather than heavy cream and doesn’t have a ton of cheese in it, just enough to add a touch of richness and flavor. Broccoli au gratin Rice A Roni was one of my… 

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Nacho Cheese Chicken Chowder

Nacho Cheese Chicken Chowder #texmex

Creamy, cheesy chowder with tender tidbits of chicken, potatoes and corn surrounded by a thick, creamy broth that is highly spiced with jalapeño peppers and sharp cheddar cheese for a play on nachos. This hearty, stick-to-your-ribs soup also has fire-roasted red peppers, garlic, onion and celery plus half & half to help make it extra… 

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