Tagged: soup

Sopa Serrana // Andean Soup 7

Sopa Serrana // Andean Soup

One thing my husband can do, that I cannot, is eat the same thing repeatedly. If he likes something, he really has no problem with partaking again and again. If we are talking about...

Cream of Anything Soup Mix 6

Cream of Anything Soup Mix

Do you know how frustrating it is to have a list of recipes that you cannot make for lack of ingredients. Or, to be more specific, the lack of a very particular ingredient.


Sopa de Frejoles // Peruvian Bean Soup

A favorite soup in our home! This is a delicious blend of flavors and textures. Be sure to prepare the yucca, plantain and sweet potato to serve along with the soup – you won’t...

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Menestron // Peruvian Minestrone Soup

Menestron is a hearty soup, filled with a variety of beans and vegetables. Although different from the Italian Minestrone soup many are accustomed to, this version is unforgettable. Don’t forget the canchita or aji...

Crema de Espinaca // Cream of Spinach Soup 1

Crema de Espinaca // Cream of Spinach Soup

Popeye’s favorite when he visits Peru! Spinach is great to incorporate into your meals and this is a delicious way to do so!

Sopa a la Minuta // Minute Soup 0

Sopa a la Minuta // Minute Soup

Before “instant soup” existed in Peru, cooks would make minute soup – which was ready in just minutes because of the small amounts of ingredients and thin noodles. Often, we make this to fit...

Aguadito // Peruvian Cilantro Soup 0

Aguadito // Peruvian Cilantro Soup

Aguadito is a delicious, flavorful soup which is traditionally made with chicken giblets. This version is meatless, although turkey or chicken would be a wonderful addition!

Spicy Squash Ginger Soup 17

Spicy Ginger Squash Soup

Ginger is used in Peru mainly for the Peruvian Chinese food. This delicious – and I mean delicious! – soup allowed me to play with several types of ginger. 

Tomato Lentil Soup 11

Tomato Lentil Soup

Lentils are a large part of the vegetarian diet due to their high protein content. So I hear. They are commonly combined with a grain such as rice to form a complete protein (a...