There's nothing cozier than a warm bowl of soup on a chilly evening. This roundup of more than 60 easy soup recipes includes plenty of options for every taste and occasion. Healthy dishes, kid-friendly favorites, vegetarian meals, and hearty stews -- they're all here! Don't forget a skillet of cornbread, a basket of buttermilk biscuits, or a loaf of crusty Dutch oven bread on the side!
Whether you're looking for a light and healthy way to incorporate more veggies into your diet, a one-pot recipe to take advantage of the leftovers hanging out in your fridge, or a hearty, rich, and creamy meal to fill you up on a cold, snowy day, it's tough to beat an easy soup recipe. We've rounded up a convenient collection of our favorites so that you can find exactly what you're looking for with very little effort.
I've broken down the recipes into the following categories, which you will find below:
- The 5 Most Popular Soups
- Soups with Few Ingredients
- Vegetarian Soup Recipes
- Kid-Friendly Soups
- Chicken Soup Recipes
- Healthy Soup Recipes
- Beef Soups
- Bean Soups
- Hearty Stews
- Even More Cozy Soups You'll Love
The 5 Most Popular Soups
These are the soups and stews that you -- the readers -- love most!
Soups with Few Ingredients
Sometimes we just need an easy dinner that doesn't require too much prep work or an extra trip to the grocery store. These soups come together with just a handful of basic ingredients!
Vegetarian Soup Recipes
Try one of these options for your next Meatless Monday supper. They're full of hearty vegetables and loaded with flavor, but there's no meat in sight!
Easy Soup Recipes for Kids
Along with the classic chicken noodle soup, these are some of my boys' favorites. Just add a grilled cheese sandwich or a fluffy buttermilk biscuit on the side!
Chicken Soup Recipes
Chicken soup just might be the ultimate comfort food! Did you know that there are so many different ways to use this healthy protein? Check out some of our favorites...
Healthy Soup Recipes
Keep it light with one of these healthy soups! They're hearty, satisfying, and flavorful, but they won't weigh you down.
Easy Soup Recipes with Ground Beef or other Beef
Use the ground beef that's stashed in your freezer, or pick up a package of beef stew meat, because you're going to want to try one of these rich and hearty meals.
Beans are such an affordable way to thicken soups, add flavor, and bulk up the pot with tons of nutrients. From lentils to navy beans, kidney beans to split peas, there are so many different options -- and they're all delicious!
Maybe they're not technically soups, but these thicker stews are equally cozy, comforting, and satisfying!
Even More Cozy Soups You'll Love
Finally, a few more favorites that we couldn't leave off the list! These easy soups are regulars on our supper table as soon as the temperatures start to drop.
What are your favorite easy soup recipes?
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