Moosewood Vegetable Soup with Extra Mushrooms and Alphabets


Mmm Moosewood.  Mollie Katzen’s Classic cookbooks are all well worn around these parts.  I’ve mentioned them here before, but somehow forgot to share our favourite soup during last year’s soup swap recipe posts.   The Moosewood Vegetable Soup from The Enchanted Broccoli Forest and it’s many variations are a regular part of our fall meals around here. […]

Soup Swap Recipe: Anna, Jeff and Papa Bear’s Lentil Soup

My cousin Anna and her husband Jeff brought this amazing soup to our swap.  Everybody loved it, especially the people who are pregnant or just learning to eat solids.  It apparently blew the babies’ minds. Its so easy too.  Two guests have already made it for themselves. Anna, Jeff and Papa Bear’s Lentil Soup 1 […]

Soup Swap Recipe: Poppy’s Curried Carrot & Apple Soup


So many good soups!  I am actually eating this one as I type this great veggie soup recipe out for you. Rebecca too, but her’s has some brown rice baby cereal mixed into it to make it easier to eat. Poppy’s Curried Carrot & Apple Soup 2 tsp sunflower oil 1tbsp curry powder 11/4lb (500g) […]

Mmm Mmm Marla’s Mushroom Mash!

Here’s another one of my talented friend’s delicious Soup Recipe. We are trying to name them as we eat them and Mmm Mmm Marla’s Mushroom Mash! is certainly fitting. The exclamation point is part of the title. So straight from Marla, how to make one of the best soups I’ve ever tasted: First, I took […]

Soup Swap Recipe: Shana’s Super San Marzano Soup


Here is Shana’s Fantastic San Marzano Tomato soup recipe.  It is  adapted from a Tyler Florence recipe from Tyler’s Ultimate. Ingredients:  • 2 1/2 pounds fresh tomatoes (mix of fresh heirlooms, cherry, vine and plum tomatoes) or two 500ml cans or jars of tomatoes  • 6-8 cloves garlic, peeled • 2 medium yellow onions, sliced […]