Entries from Postcards from the Trail tagged with 'Soups'

Turkish Red Lentil Soup

I found a wonderful cookbook at my local library - Turquoise A Chef's Travels in Turkey by Greg and Lucy Malouf. I have thoroughly been enjoying the gorgeous photographs and the recipes all sound wonderful. I thought I would...

Sunday SlowSoupers #1 - Carrot Orange Ginger Soup

This week's selection is a super easy soup. It is Carrot Ginger Soup and was selected by Debrah. It has been her favorite for at least 20 years and she used to make it when she was catering for film...

Sunday SlowSoupers #17 - One-of-Each Soup

I've missed several of the recent Slow Soupers. But I'm back. This week's selection was chosen by jgk. It was originally published in December of 2001 in Gourmet. It has several interesting ingredients such as banana. Curry with apple is...

Sunday SlowSoupers #11 - Split Pea and Green Pea Soup

It is week 11 - of the Sunday Slow Soupers ~ a group of Slow Travel members cooking soup and blogging together every Sunday. This week's soup is Split Pea and Green Pea Soup with Dill selected by Marcia...

Sunday SlowSoupers #10 - Seafood Gumbo

It is week 1- of the Sunday Slow Soupers ~ a group of Slow Travel members cooking soup and blogging together every Sunday. This week's soup is Seafood Gumbo selected by Sandi of Whistlestop Cafe Cooking. The secret of...

Sunday SlowSoupers #9 - Leek and Asparagus Soup

It is week 9 of the Sunday Slow Soupers ~ a group of Slow Travel members cooking soup and blogging together every Sunday. This week's soup is Leek and Asparagus Soup with Fried Leeks and Crushed Amaretti selected by...

Curry Laksa

Last week, there was a excellent and timely article in the Food section of the New York Times on Asian chicken soups. The article highlights the curry coconut milk soups of Southeast Asia. These soups go by varying names;...

Sunday SlowSoupers #7 - Cindy's Fish Soup

It is week 7 of the Sunday Slow Soupers ~ a group of Slow Travel members cooking soup and blogging together every Sunday. This week's soup is Fish Soup selected by Cindy at Baked Alaska. I knew from the...

Sunday SlowSoupers #6 - Hoppin' John Soup

It is week 6 of the Sunday Slow Soupers ~ a group of Slow Travel members cooking soup and blogging together every Sunday. This week's soup is Hoppin' John Soup selected by Slow Travel member Shannon Shannon found this...

Sunday SlowSoupers #5 - Pumpkin Soup with Cheddar and Parmesan

It is week 5 of the Sunday Slow Soupers ~ a group of Slow Travel members cooking soup and blogging together every Sunday. This week's selection is Pumpkin Soup with Cheddar and Parmesan selected by Slow Travel member Nancyhol....

Sunday SlowSoupers #4 - Italian Wedding Soup

It is week 4 of the Sunday Slow Soupers ~ a group soup cook-a-long on Slow Travel. This week's selection is Italian Wedding Soup selected by Slow Travel member Teaberry. I had never heard of Italian Wedding Soup before....

Sunday SlowSoupers #3 - Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

It is week 3 of the Sunday Slow Soupers ~ a group soup cook-a-long on Slow Travel. This week's host is Krista from In and Out of the Garden. I love butternut squash. It has such a smooth texture...

Sunday SlowSoupers #2 - Mexican Shrimp Soup

It is week 2 of the Sunday Slow Soupers. A group soup cook-a-long on Slow Travel. This week's host is Jerry from Jerry's Thoughts, Musings and Rants. Jerry's original recipe originally called for turkey and turkey broth. We went...

Sunday SlowSoupers - Porcini and Chestnut Soup

We are starting new group cook-a-long on Slow Travel. Previously we baked from Dolce Italiano and made ice cream from The Perfect Scoop. This time we are making soup. Our group is called the Sunday Slow Soupers. Logo by...

Seafood Provencal Stew

I've almost used up all our tomatoes. This weekend I made this tomato soup from Epicurious. G really liked it and it was perfect for our cool gray days. I thought it would be great with seafood and a...

Squash, Corn and Coconut Soup

Squash, Corn and Coconut Soup Last weekend we went for a hike up at Washington Pass which crosses through the North Cascades National Park. It is one of the higher passes here in Washington State at over 5,000 ft....

Creamy Cucumber Soup

I've been saving cooking magazines for ages. I've got several boxes of old Bon Appetites, Gourmets, Fine Cooking, Sunset and others. I used to go back and re-read the older issues. But I've come to realize that everything I...

French Lentil Soup

I won't like to go out to lunch. I prefer to make something interesting on the weekend and eat at my desk. We have a central lunch room but I usually just microwave something and bring it back to...

Squash soup with fried sage leaves

I was cleaning out the cupboard yesterday and came across a couple of winter squashes that I had left over from other dishes. One was a butternut and the other a carnival. What to do? Soup! I looked through...