I recently joined a community run by my culinary/life hero, Ree Drummond (aka the Pioneer Woman, called Tasty Kitchen. In the realm of obvious website names (alongside totalnoms.com, of course), this one definitely lives up to expectations. Members can share, rate, and connect over recipes that come from all over the world- it’s a great place to get inspired when you aren’t sure what to make for dinner next.
I found myself in such a conundrum earlier this week, as I was pondering over what to order off FreshDirect again. Featured on the front page of Tasty Kitchen was a blog post about this beautiful looking soup, served in my favorite… square bowls!
I like this soup because not only is it vegetarian (if you use vegetable broth), but its hearty- the garlic and thyme come in with really robust flavors, and the cheddar adds a lovely creaminess that makes this a meal that really is comforting after a long day in the middle of winter. [Read more…]