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30 Best Soup Recipes

February 20, 2024

We are excited to bring you this delicious compilation of our best soup recipes & hope this will become your new “look no further list” for cozy weather soups! Most Popular Soup Recipes—Hands Down!


large pot of Hungarian mushroom soup with a ladle
ceramic bowl of creamy tortellini soup with sausage and kale topped with fresh parmesan
chicken tortilla soup with topped with sour cream avocado and tortilla strips and lime in a bowl

Our Most Popular Soup Recipes—Hands Down!

  • This ultra-creamy Tortellini Soup with Italian Sausage and Kale is a perfect for cold nights and it’s ready in just 30-minutes.
  • When the days grow short and the air is crisp, we are inspired to step into the kitchen and get cooking! Those long, chilly nights are vastly improved by easy recipes like this creamy, simple, satisfying Hungarian Mushroom Soup.
  • We almost always have everything on hand for this Tortilla Soup. It’s a serious win every time.
three bowls of white bean chicken soup with spoons and a linen
homemade chicken noodle soup in a bowl with a spoon

Chicken Soup, 3 Ways!

There’s no wrong way to chicken soup, but these three chicken soup recipes are our very favorites:

  • This White Bean Chicken Soup is a slurpable, soothing, chicken broth-based soup, that's filled with white beans, roasted chicken, savory herbs, and hearty root vegetables. It's craveable on cold and rainy days.
  • This Chicken Noodle Soup is the very definition of comfort food—you might be surprised to find out that it’s super easy to make at home from scratch!
  • Fresh dill and lots of lemon juice bring brightness and vibrancy to this classic, easy, healthy Chicken and Rice Soup recipe.
Italian tomato Meatball soup with basil and pasta in a bowl with a spoon
chicken meatball soup with spinach, carrots, potatoes in a bowl with a spoon

Meatball Soup? Yup, It’s a Thing.

  • This Italian meatball soup is everything we love—it’s as easy as soup + meatballs! A tomato-y broth, noodles and some mini Italian pork meatballs make for a hearty supper everyone’s gonna love.
  • Healthy Italian Wedding Soup that is so healthy you won’t feel guilty going back for seconds or thirds.
  • This simple, delicious, Whole30-approved chicken meatball soup recipe is soothing, cozy and easy to make.
bowl of coconut curry soup with chickpeas, chicken and kale in a bowl topped with fresh cilantro and fresh lime wedges
African Peanut Soup in a bowl with ginger, garlic, cumin, crushed tomatoes, sweet potatoes, chickpeas, chicken, kale.

Want a Healthy Soup for Dinner That’s Also Delicious? We’ve Got you Covered.

  • If you love lentils, you're going to love this Coconut Curry Lentil Soup! Creamy, rich broth loaded with veggies makes for a perfect 30-minute one-pot, vegan fall dinner.
  • Warming fresh ginger, jalapeño, cumin and plenty of garlic make a spicy base for this hearty, sweet-savory African Peanut Soup recipe.
  • This Coconut Curry Soup with Chicken, Chickpeas and Hearty Greens proves that delicious comfort food doesn’t have to be bad for you.
  • Our healthy, easy, slightly creamy Vegetable Curry Soup will bring some serious excitement to your weeknight meals this fall.
  • This Portuguese Caldo Verde has a hearty serving of meat and potatoes, and a heaping portion of collard greens that get cooked into the soup.
a bowl of homemade taco soup made with ground beef and black beans topped with cheddar cheese, sour cream and fresh cilantro
Green Chicken Enchilada Soup in a bowl with avocado and zucchini

Our Favorite Mexican-Inspired Soups!

  • Taco soup! Like making tacos for dinner, but easier.
  • This versatile Green Chicken Chili Soup recipe can be made ahead as a freezer meal, made just a few hours ahead in a slow-cooker, or even cooked right away on the stock top.
  • This craveable Green Chicken Enchilada Soup is a budget-and-weeknight friendly marriage of two classic dishes, and it’s destined to become a staple on your dinner table.
  • Give yourself a much-needed break in the kitchen and whip up this smoky, veggie-packed Black Bean Soup for a meal that cuts way back on prep time—thanks, canned goods!—but not flavor.
Beer Cheese Soup with bacon, peppers in a bowl with pretzel rolls and a spoon
A large soup pot filled with cheesy lasagna soup being stirred with a wooden spoon

When You Want an Indulgent Soup for Dinner.

  • Topped with oozy, melty Gruyére cheese, French Onion Soup has been and will always be one of my favorite dishes when it comes to decadent comfort food.
  • Football season here we come. I’m getting all the feels with this Beer Cheese Soup.
  • Loaded with sausage and beef, plenty of herbs and garlic, and topped with a lava flow of mozzarella cheese, Lasagna Soup is easier to make than its oven-baked counterpart, and just as delicious.
Seafood Bisque with shrimp and salmon in a bowl
a large pot of salmon chowder with bacon, corn and potatoes

Seafood Soup—Because Why Stop At Chowder?

bowl of easy dumpling soup with chop sticks and a striped linen
Tom Kha Gai, Coconut Chicken Soup in a bowl with mushrooms and basil and cooked rice

Flavor Packed Soups Everyone Will Love

  • Frozen potstickers make this fragrant, warming, easy Asian Dumpling Soup recipe a total breeze.
  • This Tikka Masala Soup is creamy, hearty, and hot—exactly what my emotional-food-eating self wants this time of year.
  • If you like Tom Ka Gai, then you will adore this Thai-inspired Coconut Chicken Soup.
creamy tomato soup with friend cheese
Low carb creamy tomato soup with mixed vegetables and Italian chicken sausage

Tomato Soup, Times Three.

creamy garlic soup with kale and pancetta in a bowl
wild mushroom chowder with bacon and leeks in a bowl with a spoon

Creamy Soup = Pure Comfort.

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup With Apples onion and thyme in a bowl with a spoon
two bowls of slow cooker butternut squash apple soup with a coconut milk drizzle on top

‘Tis the Season for All the Squash Soup

Soup Every Night Of The Week!

We hope you enjoy making these recipes, and we’d love to hear about it when you do! If you make one of these recipes, let us know how you liked it! Snap a photo of your soup and tag us on Instagram using @themodernproper and #themodernproper. Happy eating!

A Few of Our Favorite Soup Pots

  • If you're looking to splurge, a good dutch oven is one of our all time favorites.
  • For something a little less expensive we love a good cast iron pot. Plus, it's great to take camping!
  • If you'e looking for a pop of color, but don't want to break the bank. We love these fun enamel pots!
  • Are you a minimalist? We love the sleek design of this pot that is meant to be left out.
  • When it comes to stainless steel All-Clad takes the cake.
  • If you're looking to upgrade to non-stick, this is our favorite set and it includes a nice soup pot!
  • Don't have an instant pot? Can we persuade you?
  • Every home needs a good slow-cooker. Trust us.
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Questions & Reviews

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  • Carol

    What a wonderful collection of soup recipes .
    I plan on making lots of them.
    Loved this 💕

    Thanks Carol, hope you enjoy!

  • pasqualina

    I’m deaf I love to learn how making homemade soups look great

    Hope you enjoy!

  • maryanne

    good day were can i buy the recipes

    thank you

    You do not need to buy these recipes, you can just click on which recipe you'd like it will take you to the recipe page.

  • Linda

    Do you have a book with your soup recipes in it

    We have one cookbook out so far and it has a soup section with 14 soups in it.

  • andrea

    do you have a recipe for zuccini soup

    We have several soups with zucchini in them: green chicken enchilada soup, vegetable curry soup, coconut curry zoodle ramen, creamy tomato soup with chicken and vegetables. You can also check out our post "Our 20 Beset Zucchini Recipes" if you have some zucchini you need to use up. Hope this helps Andrea!

  • James

    I think all of these recipients are very good exept the squash

    Thanks James glad they all look good to you!

  • Ashley

    Fantastic! Super rich!

    Thanks Ashley!

  • sam

    The African Peanut Soup is AMAZING!

    Thank you Sam!

  • Mary

    Reciepe for Potato soup

  • Face

    I have four(4) that I no particular order:1-roast beef vegetable soup2-potato soup3-crab/seafood bisque4-beef/kidney bean soupall are ezpz to make and last about 3-4 days....just add saltine crackers!!!

    Amazing!! Love this.