Soup Recipes

There's nothing more comforting than a bowl of homemade soup. Whether you're craving potato soup, lentil soup, pumpkin soup, or chicken noodle soup, try our recipes for the ultimate satisfying lunch or dinner.

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Basic Chicken Soup

Rating: 3.62 stars
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Everyone has their own favorite chicken soup recipe, but rarely have so few ingredients added up to so much comfort. This version has classic flavors and, thanks to a simplified method, cooks more quickly than traditional chicken soups (the dish is ready in a little over an hour). There's no need to make a separate stock; the vegetables and meat form their own satisfying broth.

Everyday Vegetable Soup

Rating: 3.4 stars
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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.

Split Pea Soup with Ham

Rating: 3.38 stars
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You'll turn to this split pea soup with ham all winter long—especially when you need to warm up! Use leftover ham to make split pea soup prep even easier.

Easy Chicken Noodle Soup

Rating: 3.63 stars
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This comforting classic is so easy to make, you'll never eat the store-bought version again.

Cream of Broccoli Soup

Rating: 3.59 stars
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This soup is super creamy in texture, but it contains very little actual cream. The butter and flour mixture -- what's called a roux -- gives it body and silkiness.

Vegetable-Bean Soup

Rating: 3.38 stars
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This time of year is filled with fancy fare, so we all need a change of pace during the week. This simple soup is tasty, and extremely gratifying.

Classic Chicken-Vegetable Soup

Rating: 3.3 stars
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You can't go wrong with this classic chicken-vegetable soothing soup—it's good for what ails you. This traditional recipe is delicious and easy to make.

Apple-Butternut Squash Soup

A Thanksgiving-worthy soup blends tangy, sweet apples with mellow butternut squash. Meanwhile cumin, coriander, ginger, and cayenne add vibrant flavors.

Butternut Squash Soup with Coconut Milk and Ginger

Sweet roasted butternut squash tempers the heat of fresh ginger in this vegan soup. Coconut milk is swirled in for creaminess, while toasted squash seeds add a pleasing crunch.
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Roasted Pumpkin Soup

Rating: 3.57 stars
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Instead of sugar pumpkins, you can use other winter squash in our Roasted Pumpkin Soup recipe. Kabocha, calabaza, and Hubbard are the best alternatives. Choose a squash that feels heavy for its size and is free of soft spots. The soup can be garnished with toasted pepitas or a dollop of sour cream—or both.

Butternut Bisque

Rating: 3.6 stars
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Your guests don't need to know you whipped up this elegant autumnal soup in a blender and stashed it in the freezer.

15-Minute Lentil Soup

Rating: 3.3 stars
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This is a fast, hearty soup for dinner; vegetarians can use vegetable broth.
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Inspiration and Ideas

25 Quick and Delicious Soup Recipes You Can Make in 45 Minutes or Less
We've collected 60 soul-satisfying soup recipes that can be made in an hour or less, including chicken soup, vegetable soup, tomato soup, chowder, gazpacho, and more.
How to Make Easy Turkey Stock
Before Thanksgiving, follow our step-by-step guide and prepare a homemade batch of turkey stock to use for a rich pan gravy. Be sure to save the turkey bones from that delicious turkey you made using our exclusive downloadable turkey guide.

Creamy Leftover-Turkey-and-Rice Soup

Put a light, fresh spin on Thanksgiving leftovers with a speedy riff on avgolemono, the classic Greek chicken soup. Egg yolks add creaminess to turkey stock, while lemon juice brightens the flavor, and cooked rice and shredded meat fill out every spoonful.