Browsing Category : Soups & Stews

Southwest Roasted Corn Chowder | Mountain Cravings

Southwest Roasted Corn Chowder

It’s getting cold cold here lately, the kind that makes you want to curl up under a blanket with a big mug of soup – this is the right choice for dreary Mondays. Creamy and sweet but packed with veggies, this roasted corn chowder combines southwest flair with lots of filling power!

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Sweet Potato Coconut Crab Soup | Mountain Cravings

Sweet Potato Coconut Crab Soup

I’m bringing you a creamy, slightly-sweet, gorgeous orange soup that’s perfect for fall – and we’re not even talking about pumpkins! Yet. We all know that’s coming. But today is all about sweet potatoes blended into dreamy coconut milk with heaps of crab and roasted red peppers! We’re blending cozy fall flavors and staying on the lighter side of comfort.

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Colorado Pork Green Chile

Get out the slow cooker and turn on the broiler because you’re about to be obsessed with this mind-blowingly delicious stew! This isn’t your usual beans-and-tomatoes chili, it’s green chile stew loaded with freshly roasted chiles. Big slices of pork shred apart during the long, slow simmer and tomatillos take the place of tomatoes and it is seriously so delicious…

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Classic Miso Soup

Miso soup has the same soul-warming, ill-curing magic as chicken soup. There’s nothing too special about the separate ingredients, but when they come together it’s perfectly comforting. I’ve always enjoyed it as a pre-sushi starter, but didn’t think about making it myself for far too long. We’re fixing that now! Turns out that miso soup is super easy. We’re talking…

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Simple Feel-Good Veggie Soup

Okay, let’s start by being honest with each other: this is vegetables and broth. It’s not sexy and it’s definitely not photogenic. But it is easy, and it is so, so good for you! A heaping two-cup serving will keep you full for hours at only 90 calories with loads of vitamins. Vegetable carbs are high in fiber and slowly…

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Creamy Chicken Farro Stew

Oh, this stew. Trust me when I tell you that you need it in your life now, because it is the perfect way to warm up these freezing winter days. And when I say stew, I mean it – we’re talking thick, creamy, and hearty, as rich as risotto. Chicken + whole-grain farro goodness + mushrooms + spinach + parmesan…

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Spiced Carrot & Lentil Soup

We’ve hit that lull between Halloween and Thanksgiving, when the sugar rush is wearing off but plans for the tryptophan coma are in full swing. Work is crazy and travel plans are constantly changing and it feels like it’s almost Christmas already, when did that happen? Spiced Carrot & Lentil Soup is your weeknight throw-together meal that you can still…

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Italian Wedding Soup

Fall hit Colorado hard this past weekend and it’s finally soup season! Soups almost feel like cheating at eating healthy – a hearty broth can be so filling and satisfying. Italian Wedding Soup has the classic comforts of meatballs and pasta but it’s also loaded with veggies. The starch from the pasta makes the broth creamy and rich. This is…

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