Summer means long days filled with outdoor activities and impromptu weekend gatherings. So when the temperature rises, keep the cooking time to a minimum and the kitchen cool with our favorite no-cook summer recipes.
Our collection of easy recipes allow you to have a comforting bowl of homemade soup for lunch, on its own or paired with salads and sandwiches. Choose from classics such as chicken noodle, tomato, minestrone, split pea, vegetable, and tortilla soup.
This basic vegetable soup can be made with any combination of fresh or frozen vegetables, so the soup will taste a little different each time. The recipe can easily be doubled or even tripled to feed all the vegetable soup fans at your table.
Add crunch to your lunch with this soup that features split peas, ham, and homemade whole-wheat croutons. Use leftover ham to make split pea soup prep even easier. You'll turn to this split pea soup with ham all winter long -- especially when you need to warm up!