Archives: Soup/Stew

Singapore Turkey Stew

February 12, 2011 | By andrea | Comments Off on Singapore Turkey Stew | Filed in: Asian, Main Dish, Recipes, Soup/Stew.

I had a friend over for lunch the other day and served her this hearty stew filled with Asian-flavored turkey meatballs and crunchy vegetables in a light coconut broth. It was colorful, flavorful and satisfying. I only wish I had doubled the recipe!  When I was at the store buying ingredients for the soup, the Roma tomatoes were pretty sad • Read More »

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Italian Wedding Soup

February 3, 2011 | By andrea | 6 Comments | Filed in: Chicken, Italian, Main Dish, Pasta, Recipes, Soup/Stew.

My first thought was, “Do Italian people really eat this at weddings?” I’m not Italian so it’s an honest question, don’t you think? After a little research, though, I learned that the “wedding” part refers to the fact that the vegetables and meat go well together in this Italian-American soup (hence the marriage). Whatever the history, it’s • Read More »

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Pennsylvania Dutch Corn and Chicken Soup

January 4, 2011 | By andrea | 2 Comments | Filed in: Chicken, Comfort Food, Main Dish, Recipes, Soup/Stew.

When it’s cold and blustery outside or I’m feeling under the weather, I want a big, steaming bowl of something like this Pennsylvania Dutch Corn and Chicken Soup. It’s easy to make, and simply flavored with corn, celery and onion. No fancy ingredients…no complicated methods…just good, old-fashioned comfort in a bowl. Pennsylvania Dutch Corn and Chicken Soup -recipe from Cook’s • Read More »

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Butternut Squash Soup with Thai Gremolata

December 27, 2010 | By andrea | Comments Off on Butternut Squash Soup with Thai Gremolata | Filed in: Asian, Recipes, Soup/Stew.

If you’re looking for a new way to eat winter squash, you must try this Thai-inspired recipe! The velvety texture of the butternut squash and coconut soup is brought to life by the vibrant flavors of the chopped peanut, lime zest and basil gremolata. Typically, gremolata is an Italian condiment of lemon zest, garlic and parsley • Read More »

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Turkey Rice Soup with Sausage

December 22, 2010 | By andrea | 1 Comment | Filed in: Main Dish, Quick Cooking, Recipes, Soup/Stew, Turkey.

On Christmas Eve, I’ll be singing at an evening service at our church so I’ll need something already made to serve for dinner when we get home. This recipe for Turkey Rice Soup with Sausage will make a perfect Christmas Eve meal! I’ll make it a day ahead (minus the rice), bring it to a simmer when we • Read More »

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White Turkey Chili

November 29, 2010 | By andrea | 2 Comments | Filed in: Chili, Main Dish, Recipes, Soup/Stew, Southwestern, Turkey.

If you’ve got leftover bird to use up or you just need a good chili recipe, you’ve got to try this White Turkey Chili. After his first bite, Husband exclaimed, “Now that’s a reason to get a turkey!” ‘Nuf said. The recipe calls for fresh jalapeno and fresh or roasted Anaheim chilies. Since I didn’t • Read More »

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Leftovers: New Mexico Turkey Tortilla Soup

November 24, 2010 | By andrea | 6 Comments | Filed in: Christmas, Holidays, Main Dish, Mexican, Recipes, Soup/Stew, Southwestern, Thanksgiving, Turkey.

For me, a turkey dinner is nice for one meal (or maybe 2 meals…MAX). What I enjoy even more than the epic turkey feast is turning the leftover turkey into other meals, like enchiladas or soup. This recipe for New Mexico Turkey-Tortilla Soup is not only easy to make, but it’s delicious and a perfect use for the • Read More »

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Summer Minestrone with Pesto

November 14, 2010 | By andrea | 2 Comments | Filed in: Italian, Main Dish, Recipes, Soup/Stew, Vegetable.

I got together with a group of girlfriends from my bible study on Friday to organize a friend’s garage. The friend we were helping is a mom of two young boys and her husband has been in the hospital for several months awaiting a heart transplant. Needless to say, it’s been a difficult season for this family, so a chilly, overcast November day was • Read More »

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Ranchero Beef Stew

November 6, 2010 | By andrea | 2 Comments | Filed in: Beef, Comfort Food, Recipes, Soup/Stew.

Beef stew is always a favorite at my house. Sometimes I like to change it up by making Ranchero Beef Stew, a Spanish-inspired dish that features beef simmered with carrots, green chilies, tomatoes and green olives. It’s hearty, filling and and a nice change from traditional beef stew! The recipe states that the stew only needs • Read More »

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Curried Butternut Squash Soup

October 31, 2010 | By andrea | 1 Comment | Filed in: Indian, Recipes, Soup/Stew, Vegetable, Vegetarian.

This recipe for Curried Butternut Squash Soup is a great way to get your yellow veggies and a little spice, too. When it comes to winter squash soup, I prefer the savory types over the ones that are sweetened with apple or pear. And, since I like curry, I knew I’d probably like this Indian-inspired soup. Instead of • Read More »

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