Winter soup recipes are the best! We've gathered all of our coziest soup recipes to keep you warm all winter long. From nourishing chicken soups to hearty vegetarian soups and our all-around favorite soups, you'll find lots of recipes here for you to try.

Winter Soup Recipes

Snow has started falling and we are ready for soup season! We’ve rounded up all of our favorite winter soup recipes that are super delicious, mostly healthy, and everything you need to keep you warm, happy, and cozy until we come out of hibernation in spring.

Don't forget to share this recipe collection with your soup-loving friends. And make sure to leave a comment letting us know which is your favorite recipe!

What are winter soups

While we eat soup year-round, winter soups are extra cozy. They are delicious, one-pot meals that will warm you up and make you happy.

Winter soup recipes are typically richer, heartier, and (in our opinion) more delicious than warm weather soups.

Butter up a slice of sourdough or make our no yeast bread with herbs and cheese and dig into one of these tasty soups!

How to make the best winter soup recipes

No matter which winter soup recipe you decide to try today, to make the soup taste the absolute best you need to use good quality store-bought or (preferably) homemade broth. It's the way to bring soup from good to fantastic.

We love using homemade beef bone broth or homemade chicken stock in our soup recipes. Both are simple to make, healthy, and inexpensive and we keep extra in our freezer stored in these Stasher bags.

And homemade vegetable broth will elevate vegetarian soups to a whole new level.

If you don't have homemade stock on hand and you want to make soup tonight, look for bone broth in the freezer section of your grocery store. It's the next best option.

Favorite winter soup recipes

A bowl of creamy chicken taco soup with some cilantro on top.

Chicken Taco Soup

This creamy chicken taco soup is easy to make and super flavorful. It's full of tender chicken, sweet corn, black beans, fire-roasted tomatoes, and the most delicious creamy broth. 
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Cozy chicken soup recipes

Chicken tortilla soup stirred up with some sour cream in a bowl with the recipe title on top of the picture.

The BEST Chicken Tortilla Soup

We've been told over and over again that this is the BEST chicken tortilla soup ever. With a couple of easy tricks, you can maximize the flavor while keeping the prep time low. Make it in your crockpot or on your stovetop, either way, it's a healthy and delicious Mexican recipe that's a true crowd-pleaser. 
4.96 stars (24 ratings)
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Healthy winter soup recipes

A white bowl of creamy creamy tomato tortellini soup with spinach and a spoon in the bowl.

Healthier Creamy Tortellini Soup

This crazy delicious Creamy Tortellini Soup is a cozy weeknight dinner recipe that is made in only 25 minutes and is surprisingly healthy, too. Instead of being loaded with cream (like most tortellini soup recipes), this one is thickened and made creamy with a little cashew butter. It's our favorite trick for making healthy cream sauces. You'll never guess that this is a healthy soup recipe!
4.92 stars (12 ratings)
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Hearty vegetarian soup recipes

A pot of tomato soup with lentils.

Tomato Lentil Soup with Manzanilla Olives

This tomato lentil soup is easy to make and a super cozy vegetarian meal. The lentils are cooked in a rich broth with tomatoes, carrots, celery, garlic, and spices. The soup is finished with a little spinach, a splash of cream, and some delicious Manzanilla olives. 
4.79 stars (89 ratings)
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