10 Vegan Soups Ready in an Hour or Less
Soup is the ultimate comfort food, exuding warm and homey vibes with every bowlful. These vegan versions are packed with flavor and veggies, which will leave you full and satisfied. Our 10 recipes range from creamy chowders to hearty minestrone, so you're sure to find something to suite your tastes. Plus they're all ready in an hour or less, so you won't have to spend a lot of time standing over the stovetop.
Carrot Chile and Cilantro Soup
Garlic, cilantro, and chile paste are the stars in this easy-to-make soup. Cooked potatoes and carrots are blended until smooth, creating a creamy texture with no dairy required.
Vegan Red Lentil Soup
Coconut milk, peanut oil, and a handful of savory spices come together to make this top-rated vegan soup recipe. "Run, don't walk, to buy the ingredients to make this," says Chari Campbell. "This is the BEST soup I've found on this site!"
Vegan Kale and Chickpea Soup
"I'm not vegan or vegetarian, but I love trying new soup recipes and this one's a keeper," says France C. If you're a big fan of kale and curry flavors, recipe creator rgansle suggests bumping up the amounts of each ingredient to taste.
Creamy Vegan Corn Chowder
This low-fat, vegan version of a classic comfort food dish is light enough to act as a meal starter, but also filling enough to be the main dish.
Celery and Carrot Soup
This light, delicate soup with is seasoned with tarragon, onion, and dry white wine. With its complex flavor, no one will guess this dish is only made with a handful of ingredients.
Simple Tomato Soup
You'll never settle for canned tomato soup again after tried this homemade version. "It's easily made vegan if you use margarine instead of butter or 2 tablespoons of olive oil," says recipe creator Barbara.
Spicy Black Bean Vegetable Soup
Sweet Potato Minestrone
This recipe is perfect for when you need a stick-to-your-ribs dinner. Pasta, tomatoes, sweet potatoes, and other veggies combine to create this comforting soup.
Vegetarian Kale Soup
"Easy, cheap and massive," says reviewer uptnvegmom. "My husband is NOT a kale fan, but he loved this and even packed a large bowl for his lunch today."
Curried Carrot Soup
You only need five ingredients for this delightfully bright soup. The carrot is finely puréed with onions and a hefty dose of curry powder for extra flavor.