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    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes

    Soup Recipes are in high demand as soon as fall makes its appearance. Come winter and everyone is hunting for that bowl of super cozy comfort. Who wouldn’t just like to ladle hot delicious soups to the brim of the bowl and slurp it all away, feeling it comforting the soul.

    With winter just round the corner, we are coming up with loads of soup recipes for you. Here is our collection of the 40 Best Soup Recipes from GypsyPlate and all over the internet. It has all your classic favorites like meaty chicken noodle, loaded potato soup and beef and barley soup.

    This list also has some innovative creations that you might not have heard of. How does Beef Stroganoff soup or Jambalaya soup sound to you? Believe us when we say, they’re absolutely delicious!

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes.

    Then there are all ethnic specials like taco soup, Thai curry noodle soup, pasta e fagioli soup… and so many more.

    Cook your way through all these fabulous soups this winter and let us know which one becomes your favorite.

    1. Jambalaya Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - jambalaya soup

    How about starting this list with this slurp worthy Jambalaya Soup? This hearty soup is boldly flavored with great Creole seasoning and is loaded with meats and veggies. It’s great on the stovetop, or in a slow cooker or instant pot.

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    2. Meaty Cabbage Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - meaty cabbage.

    This hearty, meaty cabbage soup is the perfect one pot dinner. It’s loaded with protein and healthy veggies. Cook it in the crock pot, instant pot or on stove top, it’ll turn out great every time.

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    3. Loaded Cauliflower Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - loaded cauliflower.

    This loaded cauliflower soup is cozy in a bowl. Hearty, creamy soup loaded with cheese, scallions and bacon. You won’t even miss the potatoes when slurping down this low carb treat!

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    4. Zuppa Toscana

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - zuppa toscana.

    This delicious and comforting soup is based on the version made famous by Olive Garden. But I don’t want to call it a copycat… because this home made version is much better!

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    5. Moroccan Lentil Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - Moroccan lentil.

    Give your regular lentils an exotic makeover with this delectable soup. The warm and flavorful combination of Moroccan spices will forever change your idea of a bowl of lentils.

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    6. Grilled Cheese Tomato Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - grilled cheese tomato soup.

    What is Grilled Cheese Tomato Soup? Nostalgia in a bowl! Hearty tomato soup topped with crunchy croutons and molten gooey cheese. So so cozy!

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    7. Fasolada (Greek White Bean Soup)

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - fasolada.

    Fasolada is the ultimate Greek comfort food. This white bean soup is notable for a very generous drizzling of olive oil. Yum!

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    8. Bahamian Boiled Fish

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - boiled fish.

    How does a nice hearty bowl of seafood goodness sound? Don’t let the name deceive you, this Bahamian staple is anything but boring! Hearty, flaky fish simmered in a delicious broth with potatoes, onions, tons of lime juice and a bit of hot kick. This is classic island comfort food!

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    9. Italian Meatball Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - Italian meatball.

    This Italian Meatball Soup is easy and delicious. It’s a bowl of tender homemade beef meatballs and loaded with vegetables and Italian seasonings – it’s a quick, hearty meal to satisfy everyone in your home.

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    10. Taco Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - taco soup.

    Feel like tacos in a bowl? This Taco Soup is the way to go. You can make this soup happen in about 30 minutes and it’s read to get loaded with your favorite toppings. The flavorful soup is all about perfectly seasoned ground beef along with corn, peppers, tomatoes and beans. Slurp and finish…

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    11. Korean Style Ground Pork Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - Korean ground pork soup.

    This Korean inspired soup is a new favorite. Perfectly seasoned ground pork, twirly noodles, bok choy and soft boiled eggs in a delectable coconut based broth. Slurp!

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    12. Yakamein (New Orleans’ Ol’ Sober)

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - yakamein.

    This Yakamein is a classic Creole fusion of flavors. It’s famous in New Orleans for curing hangovers, but makes a delicious meal anytime!

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    13. Easy Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - chicken noodle.

    Homemade chicken noodle soup loaded with vegetables and a delicious broth made from scratch! One pot… one soup! A homemade, easy to make Chicken Noodle Soup is perfect for any day of the week!

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    14. Avgolemono Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - avgolemono.

    Avgolemono is a classic Greek Chicken soup with plenty of lemons. This is your chicken noodle soup taken to the next level. It’s silky and smooth and oh so delicious.

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    15. French Onion Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - French onion.

    This French classic is a must on some chilly nights. Ultimate comfort with rich caramelized onion flavor. So GOOD and so EASY.. .

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    16. Creamy Lobster Bisque

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - lobster bisque.

    Don’t get intimidated by the idea of making bisque in your kitchen. This is an easier take on the French classic. This creamy soup is made with delicious lobster tails, fresh herbs and seafood stock.

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    17. Albondigas Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - albondigas.

    Now this is not your regular soup. Every sip is loaded with delicious, bold Mexican flavors. This albondigas soup is a comfort pot of beef and rice meatballs simmered with plenty of veggies like potatoes, carrots and zucchini.

    The broth is a rich tomato base with Mexican staple spices. Try this Mexican soup for some extra punch in your soup bowl.

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    18. Chicken Meatball Noodle Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - chicken meatball.

    Your regular chicken noodle soup with a twist… It’s a chicken meatball noodle soup. That familiar cozy comfort bowl with your favorite meatballs in it. You will get back to this soup again and again.

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    19. Creamy Tortellini Soup

    This super cozy and hearty Creamy Tortellini Soup get great flavors from sausage and sundried tomato pesto. This is what winter cozy evening dreams are made of..You are going to keep coming back to this one!

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    20. Leftover Ham and Bean Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - ham bone.

    This ham and bean soup recipe is the perfect way to use up your leftover holiday ham! Packed with many delicious flavors, this soup will want you to go for seconds…

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    21. Broccoli Cheese Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - broccoli cheese.

    Your favorite Panera copycat Broccoli Cheddar soup is so much easier to make it in your kitchen. Ready in 25 minutes, it’s perfect for some meatless nights.

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    22. Egg Roll Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - egg roll.

    This quick and easy soup is perfect for busy weeknights. How can you beat anything that tastes super awesome, like classic egg roll, and can be on the table in about 35 minutes? No carbs… No problem…Win, win…

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    23. Chicken Pot Pie Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - chicken pot pie.

    All your favorite, comforting chicken pot pie flavors in a soupy form… This is an easy weeknight dinner the whole family will love!

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    24. Creamy Lemon Chicken Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - creamy lemon chicken.

    .This Creamy Lemon Chicken Soup is going to win your hearts… BIG time! And it can made on the stove top or in a slow cooker or instant pot! It’s a super easy one pot meal.

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    25. Wonton Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - wonton.

    This quick and easy Chinese soup can be an appetizer or main meal. Any of your favorite wontons or dumplings with delicious Asian flavorings in flavored broth with shitake mushrooms and bok choy… So easy.

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    26. Italian Wedding Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - Italian wedding.

    A great pasta soup, this Italian Wedding Soup has delicious meatballs, veggies and tiny pasta in a delightful broth. So simple, yet so satisfying!

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    27. Vietnamese Pho

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - Pho.

    Pho – the famous soup comes from Vietnam. A good pho all comes down to good broth, something which is light yet full of flavor. 

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    28. Lasagna Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - lasagna.

    Once you make your lasagna in a pot, we are sure you will look forward to your lasagna in a bowl more often that you would think. This ultimate comfort meal gets soupified in most delicious way in about 30 minutes. Big Slurp alert here…

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    29. Minestrone Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - minestrone.

    Another Italian recipe for meatless nights. Minestrone is a hearty Italian vegetable soup made with tomatoey broth and pasta or rice along with any veggies and beans you can lay your hands on. This is healthy, easy to make, and tastes incredible. All win, win.

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    30. Pasta e Fagioli

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - pasta e fagioli.

    This Italian style soup is loaded with hearty ground beef, fresh vegetables, creamy beans, tender pasta and delicious herbs all in a rich and savory broth. This Pasta e Fagioli is a MUST one pot meal for cozy comfort nights.

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    31. Tom Yum Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - tom yum.

    Tom Yum Soup is the most popular soup in Thailand – for a reason.  It’s bold yet light, tart, salty and citrusy, bursting with layer upon layer of flavor from the lemongrass, garlic, galangal, kaffir lime leaves, lime juice, and fish sauce along with tender juicy shrimp and mushrooms. 

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    32. Thai Coconut Curry Chicken Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - thai curry.

    This Thai Coconut Curry Chicken soup is loaded with veggies and already cooked chicken (rotisserie chicken works best in this soup). This is the kind of soup you can enjoy all year round. Thai cravings satisfied…

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    33. Creamy Tuscan Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - creamy tuscan.

    Don’t you just want to dig in to that bowl and finish it all and go for seconds? This soup is very similar to zuppa toscana, plus has good flavors coming from sun dried tomatoes and hot Italian sausages. Too good…

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    34. Cheeseburger Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - cheeseburger.

    This bacon cheeseburger soup is insanely delicious. Cheesy, thick chunks of vegetables along with ground beef and bacon in a buttery soup base. All of this in one bowl is pure joy and happiness!

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    35. Crockpot Beef Barley Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - beef barley.

    Incredibly tender beef and vegetables with perfectly textured barley. That’s what this beef barley soup is all about. The meat is cooked slow and low and melts in your mouth.

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    36. Slow Cooker Loaded Potato Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - loaded potato.

    Easiest way to make a soup is in your slow cooker. This loaded potato soup is breeze to make and comes out with tons of flavor. Yum…

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    37. Easy Clam Chowder

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - clam chowder.

    Make this New England specialty in your kitchen. You will be surprised how easy it is to whip up this classic. So creamy and so full of clams… yum. All you need is some crackers later to dip in and enjoy every single spoonful.

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    38. Beef Stroganoff Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - beef stroganoff.

    Isn’t it fun soupifying your favorite meals? We bet you have never heard of Beef Stroganoff soup. Try making it tonight and get blown over by the same classic flavors in a your soup bowl.

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    39. Ham and Potato Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - ham and potato.

    This ham and potato soup is easy to make with diced ham, potatoes, carrots, celery and white cheddar cheese, all in a thick and creamy broth. So comforting and delicious on chilly winter nights.

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    40. Laksa Noodle Soup

    The 40 BEST Soup Recipes - laska.

    Laksa – the iconic Malaysian spicy coconut noodle soup! An incredibly rich, fragrant, complex flavored broth loaded with all the essential classic Laksa toppings.

    Get the Recipe @ carlsbadcravings

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    We are sure you’re going to come back to all these slurpy deliciousness in a bowl many, many times. Enjoy…

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    The 40 BEST Soups

    This great collection of easy Soup Recipes is all you need to get that comfy cozy feeling when the temperatures drop. One of our favorites is this loaded cauliflower soup:


    • 2 cauliflower heads, cut into medium sized florets
    • 6 bacon strips
    • 1 medium onion, chopped
    • 4 garlic cloves, chopped
    • 2 tsp dried thyme
    • 6 cups chicken broth
    • 1/2 cup sour cream
    • 1 cup heavy cream
    • 1 cup + 2 Tbsp cheddar cheese, divided
    • 2 scallions, chopped, for garnish
    • Salt & pepper to taste


      1. Fry bacon in a pot till crispy and remove to plate. Crumble it into pieces for garnish.
      2. In bacon grease, add in onion and garlic and sauté for 3-4 minutes. Add in cauliflower florets along with salt, pepper and thyme. Mix well and cook for 5 minutes.
      3. Stir in chicken broth and cook for about 10 minutes till the cauliflower gets tender.
      4. Blend 3/4 of the cauliflower mixture in a blender leaving 1/4 behind in the pot. Mix blended cauliflower back into the pot and keep on simmering 5 minutes. Alternately, you can use an immersion blender.
      5. Add in sour cream, cream and 1 cup cheddar cheese and mix well.
      6. It's ready to serve. Optionally, if you want thicker consistency, mix 2 Tbsp regular flour or almond flour with cream into a slurry. Gradually stir into the soup until you get the desired consistency.
      7. Ladle the soup into bowls and top it with remaining cheddar cheese, bacon bits and chopped scallions. Serve hot.


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