There’s nothing quite like a warm and comforting bowl of soup or stew on a cold day. But soups and stews are more than just comfort food. They can be a healthy and affordable way to feed your family, and they’re perfect for any occasion, from a weeknight meal to a special event. Try some of these recipes and let us know what you think.
Apple Cider Beef Stew
This Apple Cider Beef Stew is gluten free and full of comfort. It’s easy to throw together and tastes great the next day. It’s the perfect meal to make for company over the holidays.
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Not Your Average Beef Stew
Not Your Average Beef Stew is full of carrots, potatoes and pearl onions and gets its flavor from red wine and balsamic vinegar. Trust me, it’s packed with flavor!
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White Chicken Chili with Sweet Potatoes
This White Chicken Chili with Sweet Potatoes is spicy, filling and gluten free. It’s the perfect cold weather meal.
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Copycat Panera Bread 10 Vegetable Soup
This Copycat Panera Bread 10 Vegetable Soup is comforting, spicy, and loaded with vegetables. It’s easy to make in around thirty minutes, and I’ve made it gluten free! Bring on the comfort food.
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Instant Pot Chicken Soup
Get a spicy chicken and mushroom soup and on the table in a flash when you use a pressure cooker. This recipe is so easy, yet so cozy for great homemade food.
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Instant Pot Beef Stew
This Instant Pot Beef Stew will warm your bones on a cool fall night. It’s full of potatoes, carrots, and celery, plus lots of warm flavors from the spices. It can be put together in around 30 minutes in the Instant Pot.
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Slow Cooker Balsamic Beef Stew
Prepared with red wine and balsamic vinegar, this is a unique and delicious take on classic beef stew!
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Easy Stovetop Beef Stew
Easy stovetop beef stew is a classic meal that’s filling, comforting, and perfect for a chilly day. Beef, potatoes, carrots and onions are coated in a flavorful sauce. The entire dish comes together on the stovetop in a single stock pot.
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Sausage and Bean Soup
Craving soup to warm your bones this winter? Try this easy Sausage and Bean Soup for a quick, healthy weeknight dinner that comes together in less than 30 minutes. It’s full of protein, spices, and vegetables.
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Leftover Hearty Ham and Cannellini Bean Soup
Cannellini bean and ham soup is a delicious and comforting dish. Enjoy it with crusty bread and use that to soak up every last mouthful of this tasty bean ham soup.
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Italian Minestrone Soup
An authentic Italian minestrone soup recipe is always worth knowing. The nutrient-packed combination of beans, pasta and seasonal vegetables means every spoonful is a great flavor experience.
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White Bean Green Chile Chicken Soup
hili verde chicken soup combines chicken with fragrant south of the border seasonings and spices. It’s one of the simplest Mexican soup recipes to put together and it’s also a great way to use up leftover cooked chicken.
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Italian Wedding Soup with Chicken Meatballs
What could be better than a bowl of Italian wedding soup for a cozy dinner at home? This recipe has hints of lemon, tender meatballs, spinach and pasta for a really hearty bowl of soup!
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Slow Cooker Chunky White Chicken Chili
Put your leftover rotisserie chicken to work to make this chunky white chicken chili. This recipe cooks low and slow for a great dinner after a long day at work.
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Slow Cooker Greek Lemon Chicken Soup
Bring the bold and tasty flavors of Greek lemon chicken soup to the table, with the help of your crock pot. This easy recipe has the best flavor. The soup is light and very satisfying!
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Chicken Tortilla Soup
Fill your slow cooker with simple ingredients to make this spicy southwestern soup. It has all of the flavor of chicken tacos, in a cozy soup form. Serve piled high with cheese, and don’t forget the tortilla chips for added texture and flavor!
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Chicken Gnocchi Soup
Get the flavor of great Italian soup on the table in just 15 minutes! This dish has plump gnocchi and savory chicken to make the best 5 ingredient dinner, ever.
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Slow Cooker Chicken Taco Soup
You are going to love this easy slow cooker soup. It has spicy broth, chunks of chicken and all of the flavor of the best chicken taco. Serve with tortilla chips, plenty of cheese and all of your favorite taco toppings!
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Three Bean Turkey Chili
This Three Bean Turkey Chili is packed with three kinds of beans, chili spices and lean ground turkey to provide you with all the warmth you need in these cooler days of year. Ready in less than 45 minutes and a great recipe to feed a crowd. Make a big batch, serve some now, and freeze the rest for later.
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Instant Pot Ham and 15 Bean Soup
This thick and hearty 15 bean and ham soup is brimming with tender beans, veggies, and smoky ham. Make it with holiday ham bone, or use smoked ham hocks to add richness and meaty, smoky flavor. It is so easy, and the Instant pot pressure cooks the beans in under an hour without soaking!
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Smoked Turkey and White Bean Soup
Smoked Turkey and White Bean Soup is easy to make in the slow cooker or pressure cooker (Instant Pot). With simple ingredients, including dried white beans and aromatics, this soup comes together in no time.
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Crockpot Vegetable Soup
This Crockpot Vegetable Soup is the BEST for an easy weeknight dinner recipe! Loaded with nutrition and flavor, it’s the perfect balance of healthy and a meal that everyone will love. Make this effortless slow cooker vegetable soup in no time at all for a cozy bowl of deliciousness!
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