Hasn’t it been nice and cold and windy and dark? It’s just the right weather for warm and rich recipes. In winter, hot foods or beverages are preferred be it a roasted turkey or coffee. These are foods with two different categories one a solid protein the other is completely liquid. What if there was one food that had a blend of both: liquid and solid? Can’t garner mind to think in this freezing weather? Well say hello to winter soup recipes.
Crockpot are the slow cookers – when you don’t have enough time to devote to cooking crockpot will add all the desired taste to a given recipe. Just toss the soup ingredients in it and wait for a delicious soup to be prepared. We’ve compiled a list of crockpot recipes for soups which we hope you will enjoy in this chilling weather.
This veggie packed soup is a faithful friend in times of bad sinus, sore throat and headaches. When you’re not feeling to step out of the house and want to remain warm and cozy try the hot loaded vegetable soup with rich nutritional content.
Fresh carrots, tomatoes, peas, onions, corn seasoned with basil, garlic, broccoli, mushrooms, potatoes, celery, green beans, salt, pepper and a pinch of crushed red pepper to go along with green & red peppers. Simmer all the vegetables in the crockpot, add water, tomato paste basil salt, bay leaves, crushed red pepper and black pepper. Stir all of these ingredients and keep it on a low-medium heat for 2.5 to 3 hours. Serve with bread rolls to make it more wonderful.
This is among the best crockpot soups which is easy to make at home. When you have no intentions to rush to the grocery store on a windy night the lemon garlic chicken and orzo soup fills you up with just a little bit of working in the kitchen.
Place these ingredients in the crockpot celery, carrots, garlic, parsley, bay leaf, onions, lemon, sea salt and black peppercorns simmer with a small whole chicken. To make the chicken tender cover and simmer for 2 hours or a medium flame. Separate chicken once tender and make chunks of it. Remove cooked carrots from the crockpot into a separate dish, strain the gravy from the crockpot into a dish so that parsley, onions, celery, and bay leaves are removed. Chop the carrots and put it back into the gravy mixing chicken chunks as well. Add some fresh spinach and orzo cooked pasta to make it a warm meal for the cold weather. To add more flavor top some grated Parmesan cheese with crackers.
Soups for winter are the ultimate rescuers aiding us not only in the unrelenting snow but also satisfying our food demands by nourishing the body with essential nutrients. Be it hot and sour soup recipes or winter soup recipes when soups are prepared in crockpot they yield fantastic taste to the taste buds.