Tag Archives: Soups & Stews

What’s Cookin’ – Martha’s Crockpot Chicken Tortilla Soup

My friend, Martha, raves about her Chicken Tortilla Soup.  Not only is it easy to make – you use your Crockpot – but she also talks about the fact that all of her grandchildren love it.  I was interested because of these … Continue reading

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What’s Cookin’ – Manti (Armenian Soup With Meat Filled Noodle Canoes)

In my post, Three women who helped shape my world view, I talked about an Armenian woman, who everyone referred to as Gram, that I knew in my early 20s.  I listened to her stories while sitting and working with her … Continue reading

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What’s Cookin’ – Famous-Barr French Onion Soup

As I was thumbing through one of my cookbooks this past weekend, I ran across a recipe that I had tucked away in it. A mimeographed copy of a recipe for Famous-Barr French Onion Soup.  My kids have no idea what … Continue reading

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What’s Cookin’ – Fish Chowder (Revisited)

One of my earliest What’s Cookin’ posts was for Fish  Chowder.  I shared my story about my earliest memories eating Clam Chowder and then eating the good stuff once I lived in New England. This is an easy soup to … Continue reading

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What’s Cookin’ – Turkey Stock and Turkey & Wild Rice Soup (gluten free)

Our amazing Fall weather has finally turned and it’s been cold and wet – perfect weather for homemade soup. If you have a leftover turkey carcass, do not throw it out until you get every last possible use out of … Continue reading

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What’s Cookin’ – Cream of Mushroom Soup (Gluten Free)

We’re quickly approaching the holiday season.  It’s the time of year when we make a lot of recipes that call for using cans of condensed cream of chicken and cream of mushroom soups. There are two reasons that I do … Continue reading

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What’s Cookin’ – Cream of Chicken Soup (Gluten Free)

There are many recipes out there that call for using canned Cream of Chicken soup.  Many people would rather make things fresh, and some of us have relatives with Celiac disease and cannot use the regular canned versions.  Gluten free … Continue reading

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