Minestrone

Oh, Minestrone. A classic for a reason! This comforting soup is as healthy as it is tasty. Full of vegetables and nutrients, minestrone is a quick way to get a nutritious meal on the table. What’s more comforting than a bowl of minestrone by the fire on a freezing day? Minestrone only takes about thirty…

Creamy Chicken Cheesy Soup

This is one of those times where a dish came out way better than I imagined it would. I had an idea of what I wanted to do but wow, is this good. So comforting! I kept making “mmm” noises like a cartoon character while eating this and yes, I admit, I ate a second…

Orzo Sausage Soup

Looking for a thirty minute soup that will make you feel all warm and cozy? You’ve come to the right place! This one-pot dinner could not be easier to make. It’s the kind of dinner you could easily make for company while drinking wine, for instance. It’s that simple! You basically brown onion, garlic, and…

Greek Lemon Chicken Soup

My love of Greek food knows no bounds. This is a simple soup packed with delicious lemon flavor. It’s super lemony so of course I love it. Lemon is one of my favorite flavors! This is the perfect, bright dish to warm up with on a dreary night. It’s been a cold and rainy week…

Chicken Noodle Soup

There’s something so comforting about chicken noodle soup. It’s a classic for a reason. This is a bowl o’ health: celery, carrots, onion, garlic, herbs, and chicken, oh my! It’s a huge pet peeve of mine when chicken noodle soup has too few of noodles. You can see my recipe does not have such a…

Provençal Ratatouille

Today for Travel Tuesday we’re heading to France. Disney made a particularly artsy version of ratatouille famous but the original dish is much more rustic. Ratatouille originated in Provence, specifically in Nice, and is much more like a stew than the famous dish Americans recognize. Ratatouille is very simple to make and could not be…

The Rose Table’s Pumpkin Soup

I am incredibly proud of this pumpkin soup. It’s well-balanced in flavor, has the perfect creamy consistency that you want, and it’s just downright fun to make! It comes together in just about fifteen minutes aside from roasting a little pie pumpkin, which are readily available an easy to work with. To roast a pumpkin,…

Potato Leek Soup with Crispy Leeks

My love affair with potatoes knows no bounds. After all, I’m half German, half Irish. I really adore potatoes and one of my favorite comfort foods is potato leek soup. What is more comforting than a bowl of soup with freshly baked bread? This soup is incredibly creamy with a fantastic leek flavor that sings through every…

Beef Stew

I know I’ve said this a million times, but I really am just a simple Irish lass at heart. I could eat a hearty potato dish pretty much every night of the week. I got the most incredible beef from Organic 5-2 Farms and was inspired to make a traditional beef stew, with direction from…