In My Kitchen : Soup on

In My Kitchen : Soup on

Slow Cooked Potatoes Soup : is on the menu for today . Ingredients 8 slices bacon2 pounds russet potatoes peeled and 1-inch diced2 cloves garlic minced3 sprigs fresh thyme leaves removed from stem, or 1/2 tsp dry1/2 onion diced1 teaspoon black pepper3-1/2 cups chicken stock1 cup cheddar cheese shredded1/2 cup sour cream1/3 cup heavy cream3 green onions green tops sliced thinly Cook bacon until crisp. Let drain and chop. Set aside to use. In a 6-quart slow cooker add potatoes, garlic, [...]

Italian Wedding Soup

Italian Wedding Soup

What is wedding soup called?Its original name in Italian is minestra maritata and it was translated to “wedding soup”, when in fact, a more appropriate translation would be “married soup”—as in green vegetables (minestra) blend very well (maritata) with meat. The marriage isn't a marriage between two people, but between vegetables and meat. 1 large egg, lightly beaten1 tablespoon dry [...]

Soup Month * Vegan White Bean Soup

Soup Month * Vegan White Bean Soup

Today in my kitchen : Vegan White Bean Soup 1lb. dried Great Northern beans, soaked overnight if possible, drained & rinsed*3 carrots, diced (about 1 1/2 cups)2 stalks celery, diced (about 1 cup)1 onion, diced (about 1 1/2 cups)3 cloves garlic, minced1/2 tsp sage, 4c vegetable broth2c watersalt and pepper to taste Soak beans in water at least 4-12 hours, or overnight (see [...]

Chicken and Rice Soup

Chicken and Rice Soup

Welcome to my Kitchen and the Thursday food blog : In my crockpot I am making.... 3  chicken breast 1 cup parboiled rice* (also called converted rice)1  onion  chopped3  carrots chopped3 celery  chopped3  garlic  minced3 teaspoons salt/pepper to taste 2 teaspoons parsley1 teaspoon thyme 1/2 teaspoon rosemary 1/2 teaspoon sage1 bay leaf 9 cups of low sodium chicken stock Directions Place all ingredients in order in a slow cooker.Cook [...]

Chicken and Rice Soup

Chicken and Rice Soup

Morning Thursday Food bloggers- Today is cold outside in South Louisiana -time for soup  1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 1 medium yellow onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 medium carrots, chopped 2 celery ribs, cut into 1/2-inch-thick slices 4 fresh thyme sprigs 1 bay leaf 2 quarts chicken stock or broth, ( use homemade from chicken)  1 cup of water 1 cup long grain white rice, uncooked 2 cups shredded cooked chicken,(from making chicken stock) First in a large pot place chicken and chopped onion,celery [...]

Vegetable Bean Soup

Vegetable  Bean Soup

Good Morning ! Another Sunny and cold December day - and the flu is going around my hubby work . I am making a big batch of soup for the office and a special treat for everyone.  Vegetable Bean  Soup 6 Cups of cooked Great Northern beans1 meaty Ham bones 1 C  Ham /diced small1/4 tsp [...]

Soup’s On Today *

Soup’s On Today *

This last Thursday of November I am celebrating with Soup , It;s cold outside and everyone has the sniffles -so perfect for something warm and comforting .  Chicken with Rice and Mushroom Soup  1 whole chicken (cut up )6 quarts of water1 onion /chopped2 stalks celery /choppedPu in a stock pot and Cook 3 hours. [...]