Now that the weather has started to turn chilly, it’s time to whip out your soup pot or slow cooker and start serving up delicious bowls of hot soup. We’ve put together a list of the top five winter soups that you need to make! We’ve got all your classic favourites… plus some new and trendy combinations too.
1. Pumpkin Soup
It’s hard to think of a better winter meal than a big bowl of pumpkin soup. This is a super healthy, low-carb option for those watching what they eat. Try roasting the pumpkin before blending it for a rich and delicious flavour.
Classic Version: Made with only 5 ingredients, this Classic Pumpkin Soup lets the pumpkin do the talking!
Pumpkin With A Twist: Mmm things just got hot in the kitchen with this Five Ingredient Thai Pumpkin Soup. This definitely going to warm you up on those chilly nights ahead!
2. Chicken Soup
We all know that chicken soup is good for the soul… and for fighting off colds and flus!
Classic Version: This Chicken Noodle Soup is packed full of nutritious vegetables and the noodles will keep you feeling full for hours. The perfect comfort food!
With A Twist: Whip out your slow cooker and make a batch of Sweet Potato, Chicken & Quinoa Soup. This really is the trendy cousin to the traditional chicken noodle soup!
3. Creamy Potato Soup
Classic Version: Stick to tradition with a steaming hot bowl of Creamy Potato & Leek Soup. The creaminess of the potatoes combined with a splash of milk make for a beautifully rich soup. It’s hard to beat this Winter warmer.
With A Twist: OK, so this delicious twist on a classic favourite is going to make you drool…. seriously! Slow-Cooker Sweet Potato Soup with Maple Bacon – umm yes please!!
4. Vegetable Soup
Because sometimes you just need a really big vegetable fix!
Classic Version: This Hearty Vegetable Soup is jam packed with vegetables – it’s so incredibly healthy and delicious!
With A Twist: If you like your vegetable soup with a creamy twist then this Easy Vegetable Chowder is just what you need!
For a soup that is both nutritious and filling, it’s difficult to beat a piping hot bowl of minestrone.
Classic Version: This Simple Minestrone serves 8 people and will be ready in no time at all! It’s the perfect way to use up any vegetables you have lying around!
With A Twist: To make your tastebuds really sing, whip up a batch of this Slow Cooker Pesto Minestrone Soup. The flavours will blow you away!
Are you a classic soup fan or do you prefer your soups to have a yummy twist to them?