Soups

Bouillabaisse

Bouillabaisse

Many people have traditional holiday dishes they prepare year after year with no thought of deviation.  I don’t fall into that group of people because;  A) I’m not traditional and B) every holiday throughout the year is an opportunity to try something new and Christmas […]

Sausage Soup

Sausage Soup

[shareprints gallery_id=”4984″ gallery_type=”masonry” gallery_position=”pos_center” gallery_width=”width_100″ image_size=”medium” image_padding=”0″ theme=”dark” image_hover=”false” lightbox_type=”slide” titles=”true” captions=”true” descriptions=”true” comments=”true” sharing=”true”]It’s been an unusually warm December, who’s complaining, right?  Thank you El Niño, us Minnesotan’s are enjoying your wave of warmth!  But while the milder-than-usual winter weather is anathema to skiers […]

Smoked Chicken and Corn Soup

Smoked Chicken and Corn Soup

I love the convenience of a one-dish meal simmering on my stovetop.  And yes, even though we’re in the heat of summer, that doesn’t stop me from making a pot of soup.  Over the weekend I smoked a chicken knowing I’d have leftovers to create […]

Southwest ChIcken Soup

Southwest ChIcken Soup

I have to warn you, this is not your mama’s chicken soup!  I was inspired to create this recipe after spending a week in southern California where I ate Mexican food, two meals a day for a week.  Oh please, please hook me up to […]