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Comfort Food Soup Recipes

Warm up the stovetop or the slow cooker to make these hearty comfort food soup recipes, including potato soup, gumbo, chicken soup, chowder, tomato soup, bisque, pea soup and more.

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Wisconsin Split Pea Soup

Wisconsin Split Pea Soup

Wisconsin Split Pea Soup

Field peas that have been dried (split peas) have been a staple soup ingredient for country cooks for years. One super recipe is Wisconsin Split Pea Soup. The recipe was sent in by field editor Linda Rock (left) of Stratford. "Marjoram, garlic, potatoes and carrots blend nicely with peas in this hearty and economical soup," Linda confirms. "I also plant peas in my garden each year," she says. "They grow so well here that I pick enough to freeze and enjoy all winter."

Kielbasa Split Pea Soup

Kielbasa Split Pea Soup

Kielbasa Split Pea Soup

Turkey kielbasa brings great flavor to this simple split pea soup. It’s been a hit with my entire family—even our picky toddler enjoys it. –Sandra Bonde of Brainerd, Minnesota

Makeover Creamy Seafood Soup

Makeover Creamy Seafood Soup

Makeover Creamy Seafood Soup

This delicious soup has only half the cholesterol, a fourth of the fat and half the calories of the original recipe from Mildred Fasig of Stephens City, Virginia . Best of all, our entire taste panel agreed that this makeover has an even richer and creamier texture and taste!
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Chunky Tomato-Basil Bisque

Chunky Tomato-Basil Bisque

Chunky Tomato-Basil Bisque

"My husband, Patrick Maas, makes this wonderful, creamy bisque," writes Veronique Deblois of Mine Hill, New Jersey. "Sweet red pepper enhances the lovely tomato-basil flavor."

Cheddar Cheese Potato Soup

Cheddar Cheese Potato Soup

Cheddar Cheese Potato Soup

Here's a recipe I created as an alternative to plain potato soup. Hearty and comforting, it disappears quickly when I serve it to my family on chilly evenings. Team it with bread and a salad, and you have a complete meal.

Christina's Italian Wedding Soup

Christina's Italian Wedding Soup

Christina's Italian Wedding Soup

I'm big on soups with tiny meatballs and pasta. I double the meatballs, poach them in the broth, remove half and freeze them for another time. —Christina Hitchcock, Madison Township, Pennsylvania

Creamy Clam Chowder

Creamy Clam Chowder

Creamy Clam Chowder

At our Pittsburgh competition, Lori Kimble's rich and satisfying chowder took top honors. She relates, "This family favorite is perhaps the easiest recipe for clam chowder that I have ever made. Served with sourdough bread, it's especially delicious."

Tuscan Turkey Soup

Tuscan Turkey Soup

Tuscan Turkey Soup

Marie McConnell ladles up this quick, creamy soup chock-full of leftover Thanksgiving turkey, pumpkin and beans to hungry family and friends in Shelbyville, Illinois. It's fabulous!

Upstate Minestrone Soup

Upstate Minestrone Soup

Upstate Minestrone Soup

If you love vegetables, you'll find this minestrone especially satisfying. Keep the recipe in mind when you have a bounty of fresh garden produce. —Yvonne Krantz, Mt. Upton, New York

Golden Squash Soup

Golden Squash Soup

Golden Squash Soup

This special recipe from my mother-in-law is one that I enjoy making as part of our fall meals. The soup is so pretty that it dresses up the table. We think it hits the spot on crisp evenings. —Maryann Klein, Washington Township, New Jersey

Split Pea Sausage Soup

Split Pea Sausage Soup

Split Pea Sausage Soup

Meet the Cook: When my husband and I eat out and enjoy a dish, I go home and try to duplicate it. That's how I came up with this recipe. While it's good at any time, we like it full and hearty over the winter. Our three children are grown. Now, we keep busy watching their children - our six grandchildren - grow. -Donna Mae Young, Menomonie, Wisconsin
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