Winter squash teams up with cannellini beans and chipotle chile peppers, chopped carrots, celery, onions, basil, parsley, and corn to make a zesty vegetable soup topped with tortilla chips, sour cream, and Mexican blend cheese. Adjust the heat level to taste by decreasing or leaving out the chipotle peppers.

Winter squash teams up with cannellini beans and chipotle chile peppers, chopped carrots, celery, onions, basil, parsley, and corn to make a zesty vegetable soup topped with tortilla chips, sour cream, and Mexican blend cheese. Adjust the heat level to taste by decreasing or leaving out the chipotle peppers.

This soup is a staple in several New Orleans restaurants. If you don’t like it spicy do not use the Creole seasoning, just add more salt and pepper. Serve with salad and garlic bread. It’s easy and delicious!

This soup is a staple in several New Orleans restaurants. If you don’t like it spicy do not use the Creole seasoning, just add more salt and pepper. Serve with salad and garlic bread. It’s easy and delicious!

Onions, garlic, carrots, celery, tomatoes, paprika and bay leaves flavor this comforting lentil soup, cooked in an aromatic broth of white wine and chicken stock. Serve with a sprinkling of parsley and Parmesan cheese.

Onions, garlic, carrots, celery, tomatoes, paprika and bay leaves flavor this comforting lentil soup, cooked in an aromatic broth of white wine and chicken stock. Serve with a sprinkling of parsley and Parmesan cheese.