Blue Ribbon Soup Recipes

Looking for the perfect chowder? Got a hankering for a bowl of old fashioned chicken noodle? Silky bisque more your style? Cozy up with these delicious homemade soup recipes and warm yourself body and soul.


Chunky Shrimp Gazpacho

By Roxane R.
My family first enjoyed this tasty dish when invited to a friend's private island in the...

My Favorite Loaded Potato Soup

By Megan Gonzalez
My family loves loaded baked potatoes so we took my grandma's old potato soup recipe and...

Creamy Chicken Noodle Soup in a Crock Pot

By Melissa Buchanan-Smith
You may wish to substitute rotisserie for 2-3 chicken breasts. If not, add chicken to the...

Coney Island Sauce

By Kyra Brier
This is a topping for hot dogs and burgers. This message as made by my grandma....

Creamy Chicken Potato Soup in the Crock Pot

By Jenni K
This is a very flavorful soup that was created with a "dump everything in" mentality. Celery...

Grandma's Beef Stroganoff

By Jennifer Utley
Long-time family favorite!!! This was my grandma's recipe and passed down from to mom then to...

Crab Bisque Soup

By Carolyn Parke
This is truly an elegant soup that is so full of flavor. One of my most...

Mexican Corn Soup

By Wanda Grundmann
So quick. So easy. So delicious. Nuff said !! Be prepared to hear a lot of "mmmm's"...

After Thanksgiving White Chili

By Teresa Bowman
We wanted something a little bit spicy after all the tasty Thanksgiving fare but we had...

Northern White Chili

By Melissa Buchanan-Smith
An easy Crock Pot meal on a cold winter day. I always make the (Sweet Corn...

Crab and Shrimp Soup

By Julianne Frazier
Favorite at my house on cold winter days, for Easter or Christmas.

Turkey Stew

By Vickie Parks
Excellent use of leftover Thanksgiving turkey meat. Like many people, I have spent countless hours searching...

Connie's Country Soup

By Connie Brannen
I came up with this recipe yesterday as I had a lot of milk about to...

Traditional Hard Matzo Ball Soup

By Pamela Rappaport
When I married my Jewish husband 28 years ago, his mother taught me to make "real"...

Polish Pickle Soup

By Lisa Pekala
Polish pickle soup is a very popular soup in Poland. It is often served in Polish...

1 Pot Tuscany Soup A’la Me Keto Style

By C. Lipori (organic cook)
This is my guessipe on that Tuscan Zuppa soup everyone is raving about. It's a one-pot...

Asian Noodle Soup

By Karla Everett
This soup is quick and easy to make when you have left over meat. I used...

Holiday Sweet Potato Soup

By Maven Argyle
A deliciously creamy soup... using not a drop of cream! It just says "Christmas" to...

Reuben Soup

By Lynn Zak
The great taste of a reuben with the bread (toast) floating on top of this tasty...

Pumpkin Stew

By Leslie Holt
Now here's a stew sure to get attention - and the container is disposable and biodegradable!...
Recipes for an Easy and Tasty Family Picnic

Recipes for an Easy and Tasty Family Picnic


Looking for an activity to do with the family? Have a picnic! Whether it’s in a local park or just in your yard, on a nice summer day take your meal outside. I’ve put together a menu of easy recipes for a family picnic everyone will enjoy. “Hot, humid summers in the heartland call for […]

20 Side Dishes That’ll Go Great With Grilled Meat

20 Side Dishes That’ll Go Great With Grilled Meat


The grill is heating up, chicken is marinating in the fridge, and burger patties are formed. Now what to serve alongside all the grilled goodness? We’ve put together 20 side dish recipes that will go great with grilled meat.

15 Recipes You Can Make With a Bottle of Italian Dressing

15 Recipes You Can Make With a Bottle of Italian Dressing


We all have that partially used bottle of Italian dressing sitting in the fridge. If you’re staring at it wonder what can I use it for, we’ve got the answer. These 15 recipes all have Italian dressing as an ingredient and they’re not just pasta salad.