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Cozy Soups for the Cold Season

Aerial View of Beef Stew Next to Parsley, Salt, and PepperWhen the weather outside is frightful, it’s the greatest time to make some of the season’s best hearty soups. The cold-season soups are not just excellent for a quick and delicious meal, but they can also help warm you up after spending time in the cold. Our favorite cozy soup recipes utilize the flavors of the season to fill you up and keep you satisfied. Keep reading for a list of favorite soups you can make all season long!

Butternut Squash Soup. This sweet and savory soup is a seasonal favorite due to that squash makes a quick and hearty meal jam-packed with flavor! It’s also suitable for holiday parties. The recipe contains bacon to enhance flavor, but you can also cook it vegetarian-style!

Slow Cooker Potato Soup. Creamy potato soup is a comforting staple in multiple cold-weather menus. And why not? It tastes like eating a baked potato with all the fixings but in a bowl! This tasty meal is suited for a slow cooker, but you can also cook potato soup on the stove.

Guinness Beef Stew. For a very hearty meal, you can’t go wrong with the beef and veggies in Guinness stew! Even though typically prepared in March, there’s no excuse why you can’t cook this delicious beef stew recipe on any cold winter day.

Slow Cooker White Chicken Chili. White chicken chili is a fan favorite because of the warmth of the chopped green chilies and flavorful spices. It’s a delicious and hearty meal in a bowl and one dinner selection that your family or guests will ask for again and again! Here’s one typical recipe you can use, but there are many different options available today, so you’re able to select the one you’ll love!

French Onion Soup. French onion soup combines rich beef broth, melty cheese, and caramelized onions – a traditional soup that is as cozy as it gets! Every spoonful of this soup recipe is exploding with flavor! You can make this soup in a slow cooker, instant pot, or stovetop.

Chicken Noodle Soup. The composition of chicken and firm noodles makes this a cold-weather classic of any homemade chicken noodle soup! While there are many recipes, one of our favorites uses the Instant Pot to produce a fast and essential meal for any day of the season.

Broccoli-Cheese Soup. Another tried-and-true soup and a winter favorite, broccoli-cheese soup, is the ultimate comfort food! What makes it even more wonderful is how easy it is to prepare. Nothing can warm you up faster than a bowl of this creamy delight!

Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup. This recipe is another creamy soup suitable for freezing weather; this chicken and wild rice soup recipe is a hearty mealtime favorite! The wild rice lends the soup a nutty flavor and lots of texture, making it ideal for a hearty cold-weather meal or gathering.

Beef and Bean Chili. When temperatures begin to change, that’s usually when the cravings start for a hearty bowl of something spicy! When that arises, it’s easy to cook up a pot of this beef and bean chili recipe. You can apply more or less heat by garnishing with sliced jalapenos or leave them out completely – it’s up to you!

With all these cozy soups out there, you’re sure to find the perfect complement for any cold-season meal!

 

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