Quick Lentil Vegetable Soup

The Spice Crunch collection never disappoints as a pantry staple.  They have so much flavor to cook into the beginning of dishes and so much delici...

Harira

Harira is a traditional Moroccan soup for breaking the Ramadan fast with something light but satisfying.  Full of flavors, hearty ingredients, and ...

Lemony Matzoh Ball Soup

After many years and so many versions this is my go-to for fluffy, flavorful matzoh balls with great texture.  Using hot water in the mix and simm...

Bean, Herb, & Noodle Soup

"This hearty soup is wonderful whenever there’s a chill in the air, but it’s customary to eat it for Nowruz, the Persian New Year celebration that...

Lemony Chicken Broth

I drink chicken broth every morning and the Persian Lime (limon omani) in Isphahan has a bright, lemony flavor that retains its earthy acidity to m...

Classic Tomato Soup

A good classic tomato soup is perfect and comforting.  This recipe comes together quickly with pantry ingredients and can be a blank canvas to spic...

Comforting & Quick Chicken Soup

Putting diced chicken thighs into the pot with vegetables turns this into a satisfying chicken soup that is so quick to make, you can easily toss ...

Carbonada (Beef & Pumpkin Soup)

This South American soup includes chunks of beef and pumpkin, plus plenty of hearty vegetables, all in a rich broth. My Argentinian friend taught m...

Scarola e Fagioli (Escarole & Beans)

A classic Tuscan cucina povera (aka broke eats) dish. This hearty, energizing, and healthy dish is one of my winter go-tos when there isn't much in...

Mushroom Pho

It’s all about the broth. The savory roasted mushrooms balanced with the sweet aroma of Sri Lanka and finished with fresh herbs is great with just...

Chicken and White Bean Soup

Simply simmering a spice blend into store-bought chicken broth instantly turns it into a deeply flavorful soup. A mix of canned white beans and shr...

French Onion Soup

Amazing French onion soup is the sum of it’s parts.  Each of the parts is good – the rich, caramelized onion soup, the nutty Gruyere cheese, proper...