Holidays & Events

It’s time to celebrate! Get inspired to go above-and-beyond with our special recipes for holidays and events that take you from appetizers to dessert.

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Turkey Corn Chowder

This thick and rich turkey corn chowder uses up Thanksgiving leftovers. Every so often, my grandmother would even add chopped hard-boiled eggs to this chowder to give it a nice richness. —Susan Bickta, Kutztown, Pennsylvania

Spicy Cheeseburger Soup

43 reviews

This creamy and spicy cheeseburger soup brings my family to the table in a hurry. I love the warming zip...


Sally’s West Coast Chili

1 review

We often have chili cook-offs at our church, so we trade lots of different recipes. I was always mixing and...


Favorite Baked Potato Soup

47 reviews

My husband and I enjoyed a delicious baked potato soup at a restaurant while on vacation and I came home...


Cheese Soup with a Twist

3 reviews

One of my favorite childhood memories is of my Aunt Claire serving up hearty bowlfuls of her famous cheesy soup....

Mixed Legume Soup

1 review

My brother began growing legumes a few years back, so I've been trying many different recipes. Everyone enjoys the comforting...


Hungarian Goulash Soup

6 reviews

I taught with the Defense Department in Germany (and met my husband, an Air Force pilot, there). Goulash soup was...

Beef and Bacon Chowder

3 reviews

My mother discovered this recipe while I was still a child, and we loved it! To save time, I sometimes...


Canadian Cheese Soup

3 reviews

My family loves Canadian bacon, but I don't run across a lot of dishes that call for this pork product....


Creamy Bacon Mushroom Soup

4 reviews

I’ve always enjoyed cooking and recently created this rich soup. It’s always a hit. You can also garnish it with...


Yankee Bean Soup

4 reviews

My family really enjoys this hearty soup, which is perfect for a wintry day. Bacon, molasses and onion add great...

Bean and Bacon Soup

5 reviews

This bean and bacon soup has been on our menu for about 25 years. Customers tell us they love its...


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Creamy Split Pea Soup

4 reviews

A friend gave me this recipe 25 years ago. At the time, she was in her 60s and working as...


Texican Chili

13 reviews

This flavorful, meaty chili is my favorite, and it's so easy to prepare in the slow cooker. It's a terrific...


Bacon Corn Chowder

6 reviews

I'VE SERVED this chowder for so many years that I don't remember where I got the recipe. It's one of...


Bayou Gulf Shrimp Gumbo

1 review

This recipe skips the traditional hard-to-find spices yet still delivers the true seafood flavor that’s beloved in the Louisiana bayou....

Lentil, Bacon and Bean Soup

4 reviews

This quick soup feels extra cozy with lots of lentils and a touch of smoky, bacony goodness. You might want...


Traditional New England Clam Chowder

4 reviews

I left a cruise ship with a great souvenir...the recipe for this splendid chowder! It's a traditional soup that stands...


Bacon-Beef Barley Soup

10 reviews

Here’s a robust dish that’s perfect for hungry teenagers! Served over creamy mashed potatoes, this quick, comforting soup really hits...