Category Archives: Soups

Gazpacho (Cold Tomato Soup)

A fun and easy soup to make during the summer when vine-ripened tomatoes are available. 4 cups cold tomato juice 2 cups diced fresh tomatoes 1 cup finely minced green pepper 1 cucumber (English or other firm cucumber), diced 3 … Continue reading

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Gourmet Carrot Soup

This soup is flavorful and has a nice spice balance. 3 Tablespoons butter 2 yellow onions, chopped 1 teaspoon cinnamon ½ teaspoon ground cumin Pinch cayenne pepper ½ teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 5 cups peeled carrots … Continue reading

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Broccoli-Cauliflower Soup

This soup is perfect for the winter. It is easy to make, healthy, and a great way to eat vegetables. 1 medium bunch of broccoli 1 medium cauliflower 1 carrot, grated 1 cup onion, chopped 1-2 shallots, minced 2 Tablespoons … Continue reading

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Cucumber Soup

This is a healthy, refreshing soup that is EASY to make. 2 cucumbers, (English or other firm cucumber) 2 quarts buttermilk 4 chicken bouillon cubes dissolved in ½ cup hot water 3-4 green scallions, finely chopped Salt and pepper to … Continue reading

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Bayou Pumpkin Bisque

This soup is so easy to prepare and it tastes great with little effort.  It is definitely a repeat recipe.   1 cup chopped onion, chopped 1 garlic (or shallot) clove, peeled 2 cups chicken broth 1 teaspoon salt ½ … Continue reading

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Ham and Bean Soup

This dish is great for leftover ham after the holidays.  The fresh ham can be frozen and used later for the soup.  Serve this hearty soup with slices of crusty French bread and you have a meal.    We have made … Continue reading

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