Category Archives: soups

zucchini apple and mint pesto soup

zucchini apple and mint pesto soup

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There is a person whose profession invokes ripples of fear through the bodies of people everywhere, young and old alike. A person who sends out evil reminders of their presence in your life. A person who tries to trick you with so-called “friendly” chatter and str read more

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easy spicy pumpkin soup recipe

spiced pumpkin soup with pan-toasted pumpkin seeds

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One of my first jobs was a seasonal gig at The Pumpkin Patch, a local produce market slash ice cream shop. (I actually got tendonitis from too much scooping. I blame the children and the cursed bubble gum flavor.)

Anyway, my best friend worked there too and we relishe read more

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rustic tomato soup

tomato soup provençale

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I have been living in South America for three months now, and although I feel good about the move and am having the adventure and learning experience I was hoping for, I am not above experiencing bouts of homesickness, or “mal du pays” as my husband calls read more

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roasted cauliflower and apple soup

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It has been said that one of the best tests of a chef is to make a really good, simple soup.

Well, this soup is (if I do say so myself!) darn simple, and darn good. Disclaimer: This recipe is not for the faint of heart. Literally. There is cream. There is cheese. Ther read more

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