Collection by Brad Istace

Chef John's Tuscan Bean Soup

Rating: 5 stars 50
Since fall and winter are full of shorter, darker days, we're going to need some coping strategies, and this hearty Tuscan bean soup is one of the more effective. There's just something about that combo of smooth, silky soup, and crunchy, crispy croutons that makes everything seem okay.

Moroccan Lentil Stew

Rating: 4.5 stars 8
This hearty lentil stew is loaded with vegetables, so it's easy on the waistline. I recently rejoined WeightWatchers and am searching for ways to incorporate more legumes and veggies into my diet. This recipe makes that easy. The warm Moroccan spices ensure a flavorful stew.

Greek Lentil Soup (Fakes)

Rating: 4.5 stars 655
A nutritious soup with brown lentils and vegetables seasoned with herbs.

Chicken Florentine Soup

Rating: 5 stars 8
Soup is what happens when I have leftovers in the house and it's time to clear out the veggie drawer. I got the inspiration while lunching at the Palm Tree Grille in Mount Dora when attending the annual Plant and Garden Sale. I didn't have their soup but it was on special. This will be great for lunches during the week.

Greek Lemon Chicken Soup

Rating: 4.5 stars 597
Hearty Greek soup made with fresh lemon juice and cooked chicken and rice.

Andrea's Pasta Fagioli

Rating: 4.5 stars 804
This is a recipe I have adapted a bit from my grandmother's. It's easy and perfect for a Sunday afternoon with fresh Italian bread.

Chef John's Minestrone Soup

Rating: 5 stars 363
This is the type of dish I never make the same way twice, but I hope you give this amazing minestrone recipe a try soon, but only once.

Rockin Carrot, Sweet Potato, and Ginger Soup

Rating: 4.5 stars 36
I made this soup up when my Dad was recovering from cancer. He couldn't chew very well but wanted taste. This is the perfect remedy for what ails ya.

Authentic Pho

Rating: 4.5 stars 181
Authentic pho soup is made with a complex, aromatic beef broth.