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Soups & Stews

Soups are the universal comfort food. Featuring flavors from all around the world, this recipe selection puts the soup in super. Grab a bowl and fill it to the brim with one of these vegetable-rich stews. Whether you’re in the mood for a smooth and creamy vegan soup or a hearty chili, we can assure you that you’ll find what you’re looking for in the list below.

Aloo Mattar

Aloo Mattar is a very common dish in India. Many households have their own original recipe. This is my mother’s recipe, which…

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Three Bean Chili for a Crowd

Chili is an all-American classic with Latin American roots. Every household has its own favorite recipe, and each thinks theirs is the…

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Sweet Potato Chili with Kale

This hearty sweet potato chili is just the thing for a chilly night—and there is no dish that can’t be improved by…

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Hearty Vegetable Stew

A classic vegan slow cooker stew filled with delicious root vegetables such as yams, potatoes, turnips and carrots is just what you…

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Lotsa Vegetable Chowder

You might call this a “corny” chowder instead, because when I tell my two-year-old that I am making my “Heavenly and Heavily…

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Chestnut Soup

A few years ago my friend Elizabeth served this soup for Christmas dinner, and she made it vegan for me. I thought I had…

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Pumpkin and Anasazi Bean Stew

Anasazi beans are similar to pinto beans but have a richer flavor. They are considered an heirloom bean and are not readily…

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Thai Green Curry Rice

This recipe is from Mary McDougall, who is co-author of, The Starch Solution.  The book, which includes more than 100 recipes from Mary,…

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Split Pea & Yam Soup

Sweet yams and earthy greens add a new level of excitement to traditional split pea soup. This recipe is very easy to…

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Black-Eyed Pea BBQ Stew

This hearty and filling stew will leave you feeling warm and comforted. The black-eyed peas and root vegetables are full of fiber,…

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Mexican Black Bean Corn Soup

This is one of my family’s favorite soup recipes. I get requests for it all the time. Cooking your own black beans…

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Sweet Potato Soup with Cannellini Beans and Rainbow Chard

When the weather starts getting cooler, all I can think about is soup. This one can be ready in less than 20…

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