Archive | Soups and Stews

New England Style Clam Chowder

If you asked my Baby Boy what his favorite soup is, he’ll tell you without a moments hesitation that it’s clam chowder.  New England style is his favorite, but he likes it in all forms. Do you know how many varieties there are?  Let me share the ones that I know of: New England – […]

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Cheese Head Beer Soup with Macaroni

When I lived in England my family and I took a holiday up in the Yorkshire Dales.  The Yorkshire Dales is a gorgeous area of England, full of green rolling hills spotted with dark craggy rocks. You can see sheep and cows wandering the fenced off green fields.  The moist weather creates the most intense […]

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Soupa Avgolemono (Greek Lemon Chicken Soup)

My final post in a 3 part series.  Soupa Avegolemono is traditionally made with eggs, chicken broth, rice or a small pasta like orzo with out the addition of chicken.  Although not traditional in the purist sense, many Greek restaurants serve Soupa Avgolemono with chicken in it.  In my version, I’ve omitted the eggs because […]

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Smoked Turkey Navy Bean Soup

Baby it’s cold out there… A hot bowl of soup is just the thing to warm you up. Navy bean soup is in my all time top three favorite soups.  Normally I cook it with a smoked ham hock or the leftover ham bone.  I had some smoked turkey I needed to use up, so […]

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