Category: Soups

Lentil and Sweet Potato Curry

Lentil and Sweet Potato Curry

[ 0 ] November 1, 2012 |

I woke up this morning with a cold. All I could think about was a steamy bowl of lentils and vegetables. This thick and hearty curry is packed with spicy flavor. This curry dish is filled with protein from the small  lentils and  the beautiful orange color of the sweet potatoes bring some brightness to […]

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French Onion Soup

French Onion Soup

[ 2 ] October 3, 2012 |

  This earthy french onion soup is a classic. The caramelized onions and the beef broth give a rich flavor to the soup. There is nothing tricky about making a great onion soup but it takes time to make sure that every bit of the onions are caramelized. Caramelized onions give a touch of sweetness […]

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Butternut Squash and Ground Turkey Chili

Butternut Squash and Ground Turkey Chili

[ 5 ] May 14, 2012 |

Chili is so versatile. Make a vegetarian version, using your favorite beans or make the chili with ground beef or turkey.  The butternut squash chunks, in this chili, tend to soak up the wonderful flavors and concentrate the spices. If you choose to use dried Kidney beans, soak the beans the night before. Place the […]

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Butternut  Squash and Apple Soup

Butternut Squash and Apple Soup

[ 4 ] November 14, 2011 |

Butternut squash comes from the family of winter squashes. Similar to pumpkin and acorn. For a delicious soup, balance the sweetness of the squash with  tart green apples. Perfect for all seasons. Butternut Squash and Apple Soup with his golden color is so yummy!   4.0 from 1 reviews Butternut Squash and Apple Soup   […]

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Carrot and Ginger Soup

Carrot and Ginger Soup

[ 7 ] October 4, 2011 |

  I like to cook with fresh Ginger. This pungent and spicy aromatic adds a special flavor and zest to soups, stir-fries, vegetables and fruits. Fresh Ginger is available all year-round. Modern research revealed that ginger possesses numerous therapeutic properties. Carrots are also available all year-round, the locally grown are in season in the summer […]

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