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Soups/Stews

Chicken and Corn Noodle Soup

Chicken and Corn Noodle Soup

A rich, warm stock is the perfect place for tender pieces of chicken, sweet kernels of corn and long strands of pasta to hang out. After a quick inventory of pantry items and a brief run to the market, I decided to turn off the […]

Thai Inspired Coconut Chicken Soup

Thai Inspired Coconut Chicken Soup

Warm earthy notes surround tender pieces of chicken in this delicate bowl of soup. With subtle tones of coconut and citrus plus a touch of heat, this is indeed a chicken soup to warm your soul. Inspired by ingredients often found in Thai cuisine, this […]

Turkey Chili

Turkey Chili

It’s cold and brisk outdoors so here’s a delicious way to warm up. Tender bites of turkey tucked into a hearty and spicy mix of peppers, sweet onions and luscious tomatoes. Turkey chili can be bland. But it doesn’t need to be. This turkey chili […]

Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Dozens of broccoli florets gently simmer in a base with sautéed sweet onion and carrots, half and half, milk and chicken stock. Savory herbs and spices deliver a light touch of seasoning then handfuls of white cheddar melt into the mix. It’s a creamy, comforting […]

Curried Pumpkin Soup

Curried Pumpkin Soup

This is a soup that perfectly captures the spirit of fall. It’s a savory soup with a creamy, luxurious quality that delivers the earthy flavor of pumpkin layered with the aromatics of sweet onion and scallions – all gently highlighted with toasted curry. I’ve been […]

Creamy Lamb Stew with Lemon and Herbs

Creamy Lamb Stew with Lemon and Herbs

Welcome autumn with this rich and lively lamb stew. It’s earthy and full of deep, delicate flavors from herbs and spices – its creamy richness balanced with a touch of fresh lemon. The aroma drifting through your kitchen lets everyone know something uniquely special is […]

Cold and Creamy Cucumber and Potato Soup

Cold and Creamy Cucumber and Potato Soup

If you were to shake up a classic vichyssoise with a summer favorite, cucumber soup, this might be the result. It’s cold and creamy and full of fresh garden flavors that bring a surprising subtle richness that’s simple yet luscious. Cold soups are perfect for […]

Shrimp and Corn, Chowder or Bisque – One Great Recipe, Two Delicious Soups

Shrimp and Corn, Chowder or Bisque – One Great Recipe, Two Delicious Soups

Smooth and creamy or chock full of chunks of shrimp and bites of sweet corn. One recipe, yielding two great soups – both full of luscious flavor. This recipe is basically three parts, two if you stick with a chowder. The first is making a […]

Ham and Potato Soup

Ham and Potato Soup

A rich and creamy soup, loaded with chunks of potatoes and ham plus bits of scallions. Simmered in a stock full of flavor from one of a cook’s favorite tools – the hambone! After Easter I popped the remainder of the holiday ham along with […]

Mediterranean Stew

Mediterranean Stew

This is a surprisingly fresh and light stew. Full of amazing flavors courtesy of gorgeous eggplant, fresh fennel and Kalamata olives. An unusual combination perfectly brightened with herbs and lemon zest! If you overdid it on the Valentine’s Day candy this dish is a great […]

Salsa Verde Chicken Chili

Salsa Verde Chicken Chili

How to best describe this dish? In a word it’s wonderful! It’s a chili full of roasted chicken, a bounty of hearty legumes and spicy Southwestern flavors! Emily and I share a love for entertaining and have found that soup dinners are a fun way […]

Fish Chowder

Fish Chowder

Rich and savory with chunks of tender new potatoes and flaky white fish simmered in a luscious broth highlighted by the essence of thyme. Though I spend hours in the kitchen there are nights when I have limited time to make dinner. Soup is a […]



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