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Soup and Chili

Cincinnati Style Vegan Chili

This gluten-free Cincinnati style vegan chili uses beets to perfect a sweet & spicy tradition. Use squash in place of spaghetti, and creatively serve in the original packaging. As the crisp morning breeze whispers rumors of fall, I am inspired to dust off the...

Good Luck Tomato Lentil Soup

In Italy, and other parts of the globe, eating lentils at the start of the New Year for good luck is a tradition the dates back to the ancient Romans. It is believed that lentils, which resemble coins, bring prosperity, safety, and good fortune in the coming year....

Black Bean Soup, Vegan, Gluten Free

Hubby came home from work the other day and declared, “I had some vegan black bean soup at the hospital cafeteria for lunch today and it was good!” He made that statement both as a complement to the hospital chef for preparing him such a tasty and healthy soup but...

A Soup Buffet: Split Pea Soup

Log in: Kristin Meier Rather than the traditional Christmas ham, turkey, or goose, our family is mixing it up a bit this year. My sister-in-law came up with the great idea of having a soup buffet, complete with sides such as hummus, veggies, salads, and fruits. I...

Hearty Vegan Pumpkin Soup

So many pumpkins, so little time! It makes a great facial, but if you want more, try your hand at a pumpkin pie, spicy or sweet pumpkin seeds, or this delicious soup. Hearty Pumpkin Soup 2 pie pumpkins 1 can full fat coconut milk 2 t tumeric 2 t Thai Kitchen Red Curry...

Vegan Clam Chowder

I wanted a to create a vegan clam chowder, so I chose shiitake mushrooms because their texture and flavor could be mistaken for a clam or mussel if prepared properly. In a soup pot, bring to a boil 6 cups of water and dice: 4-5 small potatoes, 4 cloves of garlic, 2...

Lentil-Garbanzo Soup & Veggies

Login Kristin Meier We all crack up at the way my husband enthusiastically declares “Gar-Banzo BEEEANS!”  whenever I report that a recipe contains the tiny little power packed nugget as one of its ingredients. Garbanzo beans are one of our family’s favorite beans....