Filed under soups

tomato & melon soup

tomato & melon soup

The hardest part of this recipe is washing the blender when you're done with it. Seriously! Super simple, ready in five minutes, with just a few ingredients required; I'm planning on making it my spring & summertime staple. (I am so looking forward to spring, what about you?) I used canned plum tomatoes, but I … Continue reading

creamy creamless parsnip & apple soup

creamy creamless parsnip & apple soup

Here's another soup I've added to my wintry culinary repertoire. Though it doesn't look like much, its texture is luxurious (without a drop of cream!), the taste is clean and uncomplicated, and it is surprisingly filling! And the fact that the ingredients are super cheap and nutritious is an added bonus! Serve on a weeknight … Continue reading

a simple little soup

a simple little soup

To many, December is the time of year to indulge in rich cheeses, decadent desserts, and calorie-loaded beverages. What with holiday parties and a festive spirit permeating the air, it's only natural to crave (and cave into) loads of baked brie, hunks of fudge, and as many gingerbread latt├ęs you can swallow in a three-week … Continue reading

rustic turkey polenta soup

rustic turkey polenta soup

After the hearty food fest that is Thanksgiving, one might seem reluctant to ingest anything in the days that follow. But inevitably, you do get hungry and need to feed yourself. Instead of the ubiquitous turkey sandwich, why not give this soup a try? Just filling enough, it doesn't go overboard in the caloric department, … Continue reading