Lentil Vegetable Soup

Adapted from Ina Garten Ingredients: 1 lb. French green lentils 4 cups chopped yellow onions (3 large onions) 4 cups chopped leeks, white part only (2 leeks) 1 Tbsp. minced garlic (3 cloves) ¼ cup live oil plus some for drizzling on top 1 Tbsp. kosher salt 1 ½ tsp....

Beef Stew with Root Vegetables

Adapted from Ree Drummond Ingredients: 3 Tbsp. olive oil 1 Tbsp. butter 2 lbs. beef stew meat 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 medium onion, diced 1 can or bottle beer 4 cups beef broth, more as needed 1Tbsp. Worcestershire sauce 2 to 3 Tbsp. tomato paste 1 1/2 tsp. sugar...

Chunky Curried Kabocha Squash Dip

Inspired by FoodandWine.com Makes 3 cups Ingredients: 1 kabocha squash, halved, seeded, peeled and cut into 1” chunks ¼ c olive oil 2 tsp. curry powder Salt and pepper to taste 1 jalapeno, minced 2 T red onion, finely chopped  2 T lime juice 1/3 c cilantro,...

Roasted Tomato Soup

Inspired by Foodnetwork.com Make 4 -6 servings Ingredients 2 ½ lbs fresh tomatoes 6 cloves garlic, peeled 2 onions, sliced ½ c olive oil Salt and pepper to taste 1 qt. chicken stock 2 bay leaves 4 T butter ½ c fresh basil leaves, chopped  ¾ c heavy cream...

Potato Rosemary Soup

Inspired by Twopeasandtheirpod.com Make 4 -6 servings Ingredients 1 T olive oil 1 onion, diced 1 clove garlic, minced 5 large potatoes, washed and cubed 2 15 oz. cans vegetable broth ½ c water 3 T butter 3 T all-purpose flour 1 ½ c milk ½ c shredded cheddar cheese ½ T...