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Category: Soup

Black eyed peas for New Year’s!

Black eyed peas for New Year’s!

A recipe even those who don’t like black eyed peas will love. And easy peasy in the crock pot! Here’s a picture of my peas getting started this afternoon. Growing up in the south meant that on New Year’s day we were having black eyed […]

Sausage and Tortellini Soup

Sausage and Tortellini Soup

Easy anytime hearty soup. Ingredients 1 lb sweet Italian sausage, crumbled 1 white onion, diced 3 cloves of garlic, minced 2 cartons of beef stock (64 oz.) 1 can beef consomme 1 can diced tomatoes (28 oz.) 1 package of fresh tortellini 2 medium zucchini, […]

Rustic Clam Chowder with Bacon!

Rustic Clam Chowder with Bacon!

One of my all time favorite soups is clam chowder.  It’s a must have when you’re in New England.  It’s hearty, briny and comforting no matter the season or temperature, but really chases the chill away on those fall and winter days.  The cream makes […]

Fire Roasted Tomato Basil Soup

Fire Roasted Tomato Basil Soup

You may have noticed the signs up at your local Catholic churches advertising Fish Fry Fridays, often sponsored by the Knight’s of Columbus. Yes, Lent has arrived and that means “Fishy Fridays” or “Meatless Fridays” from Ash Wednesday to Easter. That’s 40 days…seven Fantastic Fridays […]