Tag: Soup, Stews and Chili

Quick Minestrone Soup

Quick Minestrone Soup

A basic but lovely vegetable soup – it’s jam-packed fully of goodness and will do anyone who eats it the world of good!  Soup is a great way to make the most of leftover vegetables which can…

Tomato Soup

Tomato Soup

  Ingredients: 4 cups fresh tomatoes, cored, peeled, and chopped (8-10) or 4 cups canned whole tomatoes, crushed 4 cups tomato juice (or part vegetable or part chicken stock) 12…

French Market Soup

French Market Soup

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 Ingredients:

  • 2 cups dried beans — (mixed) washed & picked over
  • 2 quarts water
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 16 oz can tomatoes
  • 1 large onion — chopped
  • 1 clove garlic — minced
  • 1 chili pepper — chopped OR 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • Chipotle powder , 2 drops liquid smoke flavoring, smoked ham hock or smoked sausage (adjust amount of Chipotle powder for your preferred tasting)

Directions:

  1. Combine all ingredients except liquid smoke in slow cooker. Cover. Cook on low for 8 hours. Turn to high and cook an additional 2 hours or until beans are tender. (This is where you would use the liquid smoke flavoring)Stir in liquid smoke flavoring.

**If you are using a smoked ham hock or smoked sausage, combine at the same time as all the other ingredients and remove ham hock when soup is done.

 

Cold Weather Meals Your Family Will Love to Eat Together

Cold Weather Meals Your Family Will Love to Eat Together

Brrrrrr…. It’s starting to get cold out there. So what better way to warm up the family than with a nice bowl of soup, stew or chili? Today I’m cooking with ingredients from the pantry and…