Stout Onion Soup: An Irish Take on a French Classic
Apr03

Stout Onion Soup: An Irish Take on a French Classic

There’s no denying that French onion soup is one of the best soups ever. The simple, rustic elegance of this soup is enticing to the senses and comforting to the soul. While you can’t ever beat the classic, you can always put your own spin to it. In this case, what’s to stop you from replacing the French elegance of this dish with Irish earthiness? Enter this recipe for stout onion soup. Essentially, there’s...

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Steak Mushroom Ale Soup: Soup for Lifting the Soul
Mar25

Steak Mushroom Ale Soup: Soup for Lifting the Soul

Sometimes, at the end of a workday, it’s hard not to feel empty inside. All day long you’d give your everything to whatever it is that keeps you busy during the day – work, school, household chores, extra-curricular activities, and whatnot. When you give everything of yourself, you’re indeed bound to feel empty. And you’d need refilling – your family’s love to fill your heart, good food to fill your...

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Oyster Soup: A Quick and Easy Seafood Soup for Weekday Meals
Mar14

Oyster Soup: A Quick and Easy Seafood Soup for Weekday Meals

Have you tried cooking with oysters? I find cooking oysters a little bit tricky, so I don’t do it often. Oysters are delicate seafood, and they get that rubbery texture that I dislike if you overcook them. When I do have access to oysters, though, and I want something easy and comfortable to eat, I make this oyster soup. This oyster soup looks simple, but don’t let its simple appearance deceive you. It is a rich and creamy...

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Italian Meatball Soup: Quick Comfort for Days When You’re Not Feeling Well
Mar11

Italian Meatball Soup: Quick Comfort for Days When You’re Not Feeling Well

There’s a reason why mothers typically feed their children soup when they’re sick. The steamy warmth of the soup gives comfort to the sick body and decongests the nasal passages. The vegetables in the soup provide nutrition that will help boost the disease-fighting antibodies of the immune system. Plus, soup is delicious. I have a lot of favorite soups to eat when I am feeling sick, and one of them is this Italian meatball...

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This Shrimp Posole Verde Is the Soup to Try If You Like It with Spice
Mar02

This Shrimp Posole Verde Is the Soup to Try If You Like It with Spice

There’s no doubt soup is awesome when the weather is cold. But when you’re already at the tail end of the cold season and you’ve been having mostly soup or stew for dinner for the last few months, you’ll want to change the game a little without sacrificing your comfort. In my case, I did it by adding shrimp posole verde in my soup rotation. Posole is still soup, one that holds a secure place in Mexican cuisine....

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Beef Stroganoff Soup: A Light Yet Hearty Soup You Can Enjoy All Year-Round
Mar02

Beef Stroganoff Soup: A Light Yet Hearty Soup You Can Enjoy All Year-Round

Some people think that hearty soups should be enjoyed only on cold-weather days. I beg to differ, though. Soups can have their place on the dinner table any day of the year. Besides, a hearty soup can bring as much comfort on warm-weather days just as much as they can on cold-weather ones. Take this beef stroganoff soup as an example. This stroganoff soup is a chunky soup indeed, but it’s light enough for you not to feel...

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