Category: Soups, Chili & Stew

super simple lentil soup

Love, love, love me a big pot of soup on a Sunday. I’ve been a soup-making machine lately since it’s been getting chilly and of course having the leftovers for the week is perfect. This is a crazy easy, belly-warming soup that I’ll be making well into winter. […]

minestrone soup

For some reason when it was 91 degrees outside AND our air conditioning was broken I decided it would be a lovely day to make HOT SOUP, ha! After a summer jam-packed with BBQ, meats, cheese, and then more meats, I was craving some vegetable action so I […]

broccoli cheddar beer soup

The combination of cold weather and my recent pizza/burger binge left me wanting something warm and vegetable-y. I found the soup recipe below, added beer to it (duh) and also swapped half & half for the heavy cream because I still feel full from Thanksgiving. It turned out […]

the chili i grew up on

I adore throwing a bunch of stuff in a pot, walking away for two hours and then coming back to a pot of deliciousness. I have likely eaten this chili, or a variation of, hundreds of times in my life – originating with my mom’s version (sans beans […]

yee-haw! texas chili!

I decided to cook Texas style chili last night for a dinner party with my best buddies. It’s pretty labor intensive but luckily the recipe calls for one Shiner Bock beer, which leaves you with 11 left to drink. HEY-O. Originally an Emeril recipe with our changes below. […]