Winters can get pretty cold, depending on where you live, and no matter how much you love it, you can’t rely solely on hot chocolate to keep you warm. Soups, however, are a great way to keep warm and they’re good for you. Soups are full of vitamins and nutrients that your body needs during the winter season. Plus, soups are a great way to give your body a chance to rest and restart after all that junk food you’ve eaten. Soups are also really easy to cook. There’s this misconception that to make soup you have to be like a proper chef and spend hours in the kitchen. In fact, soups, in most cases are incredibly easy to make. You just throw all the ingredients in the pot and wait. Also, not all soups are the same. So in case you’re worried you’ll get bored with the same soup, we compiled a list of delicious winter soups from around the world, that are bound to keep you warm and satisfied during the winter season.
1.One Pot Mexican Chicken And Rice Soup
This delicious soup is extremely easy to make. There’s a reason it’s called “one pot” soup. That’s literally all you need for this. You just throw all the ingredients in one pot and cook it. The delicious combination of spices gives this soup it’s amazing flavor and the lean meat and beans are are a great source of protein.
2.Moroccan Carrot Red Lentil Soup
If you like creamy soups – you will like this one. It’s so delicious and full of vitamins. The carrot adds a little sweetness to the soup, while the spices still keep it savory. It only takes about 30 minutes to cook and then you just blend and serve.
3.Japanese Shiitake Miso Soup with Silken Tofu
Miso soup is always a great option if you’re in the mood for a light soup. However, it can easily become a very filling meal if you add some silken tofu, noodles or rice to it. You can experiment with those ingredients all you like, but this recipe is delicious and you should definitely try making it. It only takes about 20 minutes.
4.Creamy Basil Parmesan Italian Soup
Italians aren’t just great at making pizza. They’re also pretty freaking amazing at making delicious soups. If you need proof – try making this yummy cheesy soup. You’ll be amazed. It might just be better than pizza.
5.Tortellini Soup With Italian Sausage and Spinach
Tomato soup is usually great, right? It’s a comfort food we all crave from time to time. Well, this recipe take tomato soup to a whole new level by adding tortellini and spinach to it. The flavor combinations in this soup will make your tastebuds sing.
6.Slow-Cooker German Potato Soup (Kartoffelsuppe)
If you’re one of those people who hate cooking, a slow-cooker is your best friend. All you have to do is put the ingredients in, after that you’re free to go and do whatever you want, the meal will cook itself. This budget friendly German soup might not sound amazing, but it definitely tastes great. The best thing about it is that you can just put everything in a slow cooker in the morning and you’ll have a yummy dinner ready by evening, no effort needed.
7.The Canyon Bistro’s French Onion Soup
Onion soup is probably the most famous French soup. It’s delicious, it’s vegetarian and it’s good for you. Now you don’t have to go to France, next time you want to enjoy some of that delicious French cuisine. You can just make this soup at home.
8. A Rustic, Nordic Pea Soup
This isn’t the fanciest soup in the world, but it’s tasty and it will definitely make a winter day better. The beauty of this recipe is that it requires only a few simple ingredients you probably already have in your cupboard.
9.Lohikeitto (Finnish salmon soup)
This is a great soup for those who love seafood. Who knew you could put salmon in soup, right?
Plus, it’s ridiculously easy to make and will only take 20 minutes. You also won’t have to go on a crazy shopping spree to the supermarket, since the ingredient list is very short and simple.
10. Icelandic Creamy Langoustine Soup (Humarsúpa)
If you like lobster bisque you will like this soup. It takes a bit of effort to prepare, but it’s definitely worth it. The result is delicious, a dish worthy of a king.
11.Thai Coconut Curry Soup
Would you believe me if I said that you can have a Thai curry soup that’s incredibly delicious yet also completely healthy and vegan? Well you better believe it, cause that’s exactly what it is. This recipe is a great find for any vegan.
12.Mulligatawny – Delicious Indian Soup
Indian cuisine is all about spices, and this tasty soup is no exception. Mixing spices might sounds like a daunting task, but if you stay true to the recipe you’ll be amazed at how delicious this soup turns out to be.
13. Brazilian Sopa de Fubà
In case you don’t know what “Sopa de Fubà” is and have never had it before, it’s a Brazilian delight that consists largely of collard greens, cornmeal and sausage. It’s simple, quite easy to make, yet very tasty.
Goulash is an extremely hearty Hungarian soup. In fact, it’s something in between a soup and a stew. It’s incredibly filling and very tasty. The amount of meat in this soup is immense, so meat lovers will be pleased.
15.Polish White Borscht (Bialy Barszcs)
This soup is traditionally made for Polish Easter. However, that shouldn’t stop you from making it any other time you want. In fact, once you try this, you’ll want to have this soup all year round.