17 Hearty, Healthy Vegan Soup Recipes
Everyday Vegetable Soup
Customize this great basic recipe to suit your vegetable preferences, make it with fresh or frozen produce or a combination of both.
Vegan Vegetable Soup
A symphony of vegetables including zucchini, green beans, and corn comes together with orzo in this vibrant tomatoey soup.
Quick Vegetable Soup
Soup, especially vegetable-centric soup, doesn't need to simmer for hours on the stove. This hearty soup uses fresh and frozen vegetables with canned tomatoes and pasta and takes just 20 minutes to prepare.
Roasted Vegetable Soup
Sweet, smoky, and soothing, this soup features beefsteak tomatoes, leeks, and carrots.
Breakfast Vegetable-Miso Soup with Chickpeas
Another satisfying soup that's quick to make; you can savor a cup of this soothing chickpea, celery, carrot, and broccoli soup in less than 30 minutes. (And it's delicious anytime of the day, not just for breakfast.)
Vegetarian Split-Pea Soup
Split peas do not need ham hocks to make a tasty soup! This wholesome recipe cooks them with carrots, russet potatoes, and bell peppers for a filling and deeply flavored soup.
15-Minute White Bean Soup
A perfect recipe for impatient chefs, this fiber-rich soup uses canned white beans and store-bought vegetable stock for a quick meal on those evenings when lengthy prep simply isn’t on the menu.
Roasted Tomato and Eggplant Soup
Roasting vegetables revs up their flavor -- it also works wonders for the chickpeas in this soup. Slices of toasted rustic bread and chopped cilantro make for a restaurant-worthy bowl.
Minestrone with Collard Greens and White Beans
Collard greens star in this riff on the classic Italian soup. They're complementeed by the creamy white beans and sweet tomatoes. Skip the Parmesan for serving -- but don't skip this gorgeous soup.
Roasted Pumpkin Soup
Both the shiitake mushrooms and the sugar pumpkin are roasted to make this rich, earthy-tasting soup. Pureeing gives it a super-smooth, silky texture.
Chilled Corn and Coconut Soup
It's deliciously creamy, but don't worry -- this cold soup doesn't contain dairy. Light coconut milk gives it a rich feel, while lime juice and jalapeno kick the recipe into high gear.
Curried Zucchini Soup
A most versatile recipe: This simple pureed soup, which gets its luxurious texture not from cream but from a baking potato, is divine chilled and delicious piping hot.
Lentil and Bulgur Soup
This substantial soup combines vegetables with whole-grain bulgur and fiber-rich lentils for a hearty main course.
Lentil and Swiss Chard Soup
Another meal-in-a-bowl soup that's a delicious way to get protein.
Creamy Cauliflower Soup with Greens
What makes this creamy? Why, just the cauliflower -- it's magic how when pureed it takes on a velvety texture. Adding just a few kale or collard leaves produces the verdant shade. There's a lot to love in this pared-down soup recipe.
Roasted Garlic and Beet Soup
Brilliantly colored, this soup gets its sweetness from the roasted beets and a splash of brightness from the lemon juice that's added just before serving.
Curried Red Lentil Soup with Dried Cherries and Cilantro
Curry and cilantro season this soup of tart cherries, tender carrots, red lentils, and rich coconut milk.