Soups & Stews

Browse dozens of recipes for hearty Midwest stews, chowders and soups, including Bacon and Baked Potato Soup, Brats and Beer Cheddar Chowder, Wild Rice and Chicken Soup and Kansas City Steak Soup.

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Soul Soup: How A Cincinnati Chef Combats Hunger
Every night, thousands of Midwest kids go to bed hungry. Every day, thousands of pounds of edible food go to landfills. One Cincinnati chef is using soup to close the gap.
Homemade Vegetable Soup Recipes
Vegetarian chili, maple-chile butternut soup, buffalo corn-potato chowder and ratatouille bisque are just a few of our vegetable soup recipes that deliver great flavor and nutrition.
Summer Soup Recipes
Who says soup is only for cool weather? Click or tap ahead to check out some of our favorite summertime soups, including recipes for corn soup, cucumber soup, gazpacho, chilled pea soup and summer squash soup.
6 Soul-Satisfying Asian-Style Soup Recipes
The Midwest's explosion of ramen shops inspired our six Asian-style soups—including dumpling soup, pad thai, and pork ramen—that are satisfying with every sip.
How to Organize a Soup Swap
Six friends + six soups + a chilly night = one great get-together. Here's how to throw your party, including new recipes from readers to get you started.
Warm-You-Up Freezer Soups
Beat the dinnertime rush (or lunchtime boredom) by making a large batch of soup on the weekend and freezing it in large or small containers for future meals. These recipes for hearty soups and chilis all freeze beautifully.

More Soups & Stews

Hearty Slow-Cooker Soups, Stews & Chilies
Make cheesy potato soup, black bean chili, beef stew and more with our kitchen-tested recipes.
Simmering Soups and Stews
Dish out a steaming bowl of comfort food with some of our favorite recipes for soups, stews, chowders, chilis and bisques.
Autumn Soups

Readers thumbed through dog-eared recipes to help find their best autumn soup recipes.