Homemade soup is the perfect dish to start, accompany, or end any meal.

soup starters

soup starters

Soup Starters – Soups make great appetizers. Simple cream of vegetable soups composed from purees of winter squash, potato, leek, or carrot, combined with cream and butter, and lightly seasoned with spice or herb, make amazing first courses. Light stocks and broths can be enhanced with a few simple ingredients to match the meal that is set to follow. Soup starters can be served in elegant soup bowls, or more festive teacups or shot glasses. The possibilities for opening a meal with a great soup offering are limited only to the imagination.

soup at every meal

complement any meal

Soups at Every Meal – Most soups can be served with bread, salad, or sandwich as part of a complete meal. Pairing soup with other dishes is fun and offers the soup maker a chance to be very creative. The best soups are prepared from high quality, fresh ingredients. Most can be prepped and cooked in very little time. Simply Soups offers over 1000 recipes in 55 categories. From light and refreshing to hearty and filling, we have the perfect soup to complete your next meal.

one pot meals

one pot meals

One Pot Meals – Hearty soups and stews are perfect one pot meals. Craft your recipe in a stockpot or slow cooker and save time, energy and cleanup. Most of these dishes can be prepared in advance and are tastier after the flavors have had a chance to meld. Regional favorites such as Louisiana’s sausage and seafood gumbo, New England’s clam chowder, and Texas beef chili are big on flavor and quite satisfying. Popular international soups like China’s wor wonton, Tuscan bean soup, and Italian minestrone are ideal as warm and filling lunch and dinner fare.

dessert soups

dessert soups

Dessert Soups – Light or decadent, soup as dessert is a refreshing change of pace. Chilled fruit soups are the perfect way to end any meal. Fresh, seasonal, fruits such as strawberries, peaches, and mango are pureed and combined with ingredients such as cream and spice to create delicious treats. Sweet potatoes and butternut squash are 2 of many vegetables that can be transformed into incredible dessert soup offerings. Chocolate soup is a decadent favorite served around the world, enjoyed in both warm and chilled varieties.