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Southwest Potato & Corn Chowder

Posted by on Tuesday, February 18, 2014, In : Recipes 

8 slices bacon, chopped
1 large onion, chopped
1 red bell pepper, diced
1 orange bell pepper, diced
3 cloves garlic, minced
1 Tbsp butter
1/3 cup flour
1 tsp salt, plus more to taste
1/2 tsp freshly-ground black pepper, plus more to taste
1 tsp ground cumin
8 cups chicken broth
4 cups unpeeled potatoes (about 6 potatoes), cut into 1/2-inch cubes
1 lb frozen corn kernels
1 cup half-and-half
1/2 cup grated Pepper Jack or cheddar cheese, for serving
1/2 cup fresh chopped cilantro, for serving
Cook bacon in a la...

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Brown Rice, Lentil and Spinach Soup

Posted by on Friday, January 17, 2014, In : Recipes 

INGREDIENTS
½ lb. sweet Italian sausage
¼ cup extra-virgin olive oil
2 carrots, finely chopped
2 ribs celery, finely chopped
1 large yellow onion, finely chopped
1 tsp. cumin seeds,
½ tsp. dried thyme
1 dried chile de árbol
12 cups chicken broth
1 cup long-grain brown rice, rinsed
¾ cup brown lentils, rinsed
Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper
½ lb. spinach, coarsely chopped


INSTRUCTIONS
1. Remove sausage from its casings. Heat oil in a 5-quart pot over medium-high heat; add sausage and cook, ...

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Macaroni and Cheese Soup

Posted by on Monday, January 28, 2013, In : Recipes 
Adapted from Cuisine at Home

Ingredients

2 slices bread
1 tablespoon butter
2 tablespoons chopped parsley
6 ounces dry elbow macaroni, cooked and drained
1/4 cup minced onion
1/4 cup minced celery
2 tablespoons butter
1/2 cup white wine
2 cups chicken broth
1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
2 cups whole milk
2 cups sharp cheddar cheese, grated (I like Cabot)
1/4 cup flour

Directions

1. Make bread crumbs: Put bread in food processor and process until you have coarse crumbs. Melt 1 tablespoon butter in medium frying...

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Chicken Tortilla Soup

Posted by on Tuesday, January 22, 2013, In : Recipes 
Adapted from Momskitchenhandbook


4 teaspoons extra virgin olive oil, divided
1 large yellow onion, finely chopped
2 large cloves garlic, finely chopped
5 ½ cups chicken broth
1 cup diced, canned tomatoes
1 whole skinless, bone-in, chicken breast, cut into two halves (1 ½ pounds)
4 corn tortillas
Salt to taste
3 large carrots, peeled, cut into small, bite-size pieces
2 ½ cups roughly chopped red cabbage (about 1/3 of a head)
¼ cup fresh lime juice (1 to 2 limes), plus more if needed
¼ cup chopped cil...


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Perfect Potato Soup

Posted by on Sunday, January 6, 2013, In : Recipes 
Adapted from Tasty Kitchen


6 slices Thin Bacon, Cut Into 1-inch Pieces
1 whole Medium Onion, Diced
3 whole Carrots, Scrubbed Clean And Diced
3 stalks Celery, Diced
6 whole Small Russet Potatoes, Peeled And Diced
8 cups Low Sodium Chicken Or Vegetable Broth
3 Tablespoons All-purpose Flour
1 cup Milk
½ cups Heavy Cream
½ teaspoons Salt, More To Taste
Black Pepper To Taste
½ teaspoons Cajun Spice Mix
1 teaspoon Minced Fresh Parsley
1 cup Grated Cheese Of Your Choice

Add bacon pieces to a soup pot over mediu...

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Chicken Chard Soup

Posted by on Saturday, January 5, 2013, In : Recipes 
From Summertomato.com


Ingredients:

1 medium chicken, quartered
1 large bunch of Swiss chard, trimmed
3 garlic cloves, minced
2 medium sweet onions, diced
2 jalepeno peppers, seeded and chopped
1 28-0z can of diced tomatoes, drained
4 cups (1 box) chicken broth
2 cups water
1 tsp fresh thyme, finely chopped
0.5 cup parsley, finely chopped
Juice of 1 Meyer lemon
2-3 tbsp olive oil
Heat some olive oil in a pan just large enough for the chicken to cover the bottom. Add the chicken skin-side down and cook on me...

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