Chris' Recipes

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Archive for the 'Soup' Category

Pork, Curry Wild Rice Soup

I prepared this soup earlier in March, but thought since it’s going to get cold again at the end of the week, this might be a consideration for your dinner table.  I had a couple of large, leftover boneless pork chops on hand and decided to make a pork version of my wild rice soup! […]

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Chunky Tomato Basil Soup

Bill and I recently returned back to “winter’ after spending a month of summer in South Africa.  Upon our return, we grabbed take out lunch at Perkin’s and enjoyed a small bowl of their delicious soup.  It was surprisingly good and had us craving more.  Thick, creamy soup made with tomatoes as the primary ingredient […]

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Broccoli Cheese Soup

I love soup and this time of year I tend to make and enjoy more!  I think that good food nourishes your spirit!  And warm soup soothes the soul!  On these chilly, damp days, just about any variety of soup is comfort food to me, and this recipe is cheesy and fulfilling.  Anytime there is […]

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Pressure Cooked White Bean Chili

So I’ve blogged white chicken chili in the past, but this is a shortcut version that I prepared using mostly ingredients that I had on hand; transforming ingredients and by utilizing my pressure cooker.  What I like about this dish is that you don’t have to plan ahead very much: no overnight soak is necessary. I […]

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Beef Stock

Bill and I were recently treated to an amazing dinner at Manny’s Steakhouse, on Marquette Ave. in Minneapolis, MN.  We are clients of a good friend who is a huge fan of steak, so we were thrilled when he chose this high-end place to take us out to dinner.  Here, diners choose cuts from a rolling meat cart and […]

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