Category Archives: Soups

Vegetable Stock (a Thanksgiving secret ingredient)

We are lucky enough to have wonderful friends and family that come to our home to share holidays such as Thanksgiving.  Some of them happen to be vegetarian.  When people find out we have vegetarians coming for the holiday their … Continue reading

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It’s Sprung!! (Spring Green Soup)

Spring has finally come to Long Island!!  We have daffodils, and cherry blossoms, and all sorts of green things are starting to spring up – both in our gardens and in our markets.  Actually, I was lucky enough to be … Continue reading

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Stocking Up

  There are few things a person can do where a minimal input of effort and resources yields an undeservedly fabulous output.  Chicken stock is one of those things. Basic chicken stock only requires some leftover chicken bones and some … Continue reading

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Back To Basics – Vegetable Soup

Sometimes, even as summer begins, it can feel a bit cold and dreary which, of course, turns my thoughts to soup.  It is a crazy busy time in my house so I wanted something that would be quick to put … Continue reading

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A Most Useful Soup (Black bean soup)

  Black bean soup is one of the recipes people should be taught before they can they go off to live on their own.  Cheap, easy, and infinitely adaptable. This one, made in a slow cooker, is vegetarian and has … Continue reading

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Roasted butternut squash soup

Occasionally we have a Triple S dinner (soup-salad-sandwich).  Basically, you build your dinner by picking two of the three choices.  Hopefully, there’s some homemade bread to go along with it all.  When we go this route, butternut squash soup is one … Continue reading

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