Chicken Enchilada Soup

Chicken Enchilada Soup

We’re nearing the end of winter here, but I’m still making soup. I especially love soup that has a little bit of heat to it, which makes this enchilada soup perfect. Now this is not the same as enchiladas. There are no corn tortillas, but it has a lot of the same...
Roadside Turkey and Wild Rice Soup

Roadside Turkey and Wild Rice Soup

Soup is such a magical food. You can put literally anything in it, and it makes an easy, almost effortless meal. Especially in the winter when what you want is a comforting bowl of food that in the words of my grandma “sticks to your ribs.” This soup does just that,...
Chicken and Mushroom Wild Rice Soup

Chicken and Mushroom Wild Rice Soup

I don’t know about you, but there’s a (short!) time in the new year that I enjoy. The busyness and chaos of the holidays have died down. The cookies are gone. And no one is asking you for anything. It’s usually cold outside, at least where I am. All of these things...
Los Muertos Pumpkin Cheddar Soup

Los Muertos Pumpkin Cheddar Soup

Pumpkin is such an odd vegetable. It can be dessert, it can be dinner, it can be coffee, or a decoration. Unlike a lot of vegetables, you really only see it one time a year, and then it goes away. Which is why I usually make a lot of pumpkin things this time of year....
Spicy Watermelon Cucumber Gazpacho

Spicy Watermelon Cucumber Gazpacho

Gazpacho is one of the best things ever on a hot day. It’s cold and refreshing and is the epitome of what summer should taste like. This version starts with a base of watermelon instead of tomatoes, making it even more refreshing. Not only that it gets a kick of heat...