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Soups

Smoky Black Bean Chili Recipe

Smoky Black Bean Chili Recipe

Cook up a batch of this smoky black bean chili recipe on the weekend, and have a warm and comforting meal at your fingertips throughout the week. Using Pantry Ingredients Smoky black bean chili comes together quickly with simple pantry ingredients, and is a versatile […]

Spicy Lentil Stew Recipe with Butternut Squash

Spicy Lentil Stew Recipe with Butternut Squash

This lentil stew recipe combines warming aromatic spices with lentils, yellow split peas, and seasonal vegetables for a subtly spicy, velvety lentil stew that will leave your house smelling amazing and your belly fully satisfied. One of My Favorite Indian Cookbooks I did not think […]

Chickpea and Butternut Squash Stew Recipe with Cilantro-Lime Gremolata

Chickpea and Butternut Squash Stew Recipe with Cilantro-Lime Gremolata

This chickpea and butternut squash stew recipe with cilantro-lime gremolata combines aromatic spices with butternut squash, ginger and garlic for a warm and fall cozy stew. Topped with the 3-ingredient cilantro-lime gremolata, this creamy stew is perfect for a weeknight dinner and elegant enough for […]

Turkish-Style White Bean Stew Recipe

Turkish-Style White Bean Stew Recipe

This Turkish-style white bean stew recipe, Kuru Fasulye, is the perfect cooler-weather comfort food. White beans are simmered with onion, pepper, tomato, and (optional) meat, creating a creamy and soothing stew. Cozy up to a bowl of these beans with a hunk of fresh bread, […]

Mexican Lentil Soup Recipe

Mexican Lentil Soup Recipe

This Mexican lentil soup recipe includes tomatoes, onion, cilantro, carrot, and plantain for a delightful version of lentil soup. Traveling and Cooking I learned to make this Mexican lentil soup when I traveled to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, in June 2016. Whenever I travel, […]

Green Vegetable Soup Recipe

Green Vegetable Soup Recipe

This green vegetable soup recipe takes simple pantry ingredients and transforms them into a light and flavorful soup. No one flavor overpowers another here: the sweetness of the peas mingles with the broccoli, potato, leeks and onion to create a balanced dish perfect as a […]

Carrot-Curry-Apple Soup Recipe with Baked Maple Walnuts

Carrot-Curry-Apple Soup Recipe with Baked Maple Walnuts

This carrot soup recipe combines warming spices and a few simple ingredients for a carrot-curry-apple soup that can be served heated or chilled and enjoyed for any meal of the day. Baked Maple Walnuts The baked maple walnuts included in this post are a terrific […]

Red Lentil Soup Recipe with Curry Powder and Spinach

Red Lentil Soup Recipe with Curry Powder and Spinach

This Red Lentil Soup recipe with Curry Powder and Spinach is simple to make, tastes delicious, and is satisfying and nourishing. Lentil soup is found in many traditional cuisines and cultures. I grew up eating Turkish style lentil soup, and this particular recipe is a […]

Chicken and Pinto Bean Stew Recipe

Chicken and Pinto Bean Stew Recipe

This chicken and pinto bean stew recipe comes together quickly with simple pantry ingredients and is a terrific option for feeding a crowd. I’m a big fan of batch cooking; whip up a pot of this on the weekend and have it to come home […]