Recipe Type: Soups & Stews

Soups & Stews

Lemon Chicken Soup

Lemon Chicken Soup

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Lemon chicken soup is a refreshing, simple recipe that takes less than 1 hour to prepare and cook. If you have lemons coming out of your ears and you’re ready to shoot the next person who suggests you make lemonade, try this soup with only 170 calories per 1-cup serving ...

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Homemade Madras Lentils

Madras Lentils


Madras Lentils is a spicy Indian recipe packed with healthy, high fiber tomatoes, lentils, and beans. Prepared versions like the one pictured below have about 500 mg of sodium per 5 oz. serving. For rich flavor without adding more salt, increase the amount of spices. Prepared Madras Lentils, as shown ...

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Spicy White Bean & Chicken Chili

Spicy White Bean and Chicken Chili

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Spicy White Bean and Chicken Chili is a simple, delicious, and nutritious recipe high in fiber and protein, low in saturated fat, and healthier alternative to red meat chilis. As with any chili recipe, adjust the heat level to taste by using hotter or milder green or red chili peppers. ...

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Red Lentil Soup

Creamy Red Lentil & Tomato Soup


Creamy Red Lentil & Tomato Soup combines high fiber and protein lentils with nutrient packed tomatoes. It is an easy, delicious, alternate to tomato soup. One cup (240 ml) of Creamy Red Lentil & Tomato Soup has about 105 calories, 300 mg of sodium, and 5 grams of fiber.

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Homemade Red Beans and Rice

Red Beans and Rice Recipe


Red Beans and Rice is a simple, spicy Creole recipe. The combination of beans and rice is a source of complete protein even if you omit the ham and sausage for a vegan version. One 13 ounce serving of Red Beans and Rice has about 350 calories, 8 grams of fiber, ...

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Homemade Spicy Cauliflower Soup

Spicy Cauliflower Soup

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Spicy Cauliflower Soup is a delicious, light, spicy Indian-style soup that has less than 200 calories, 1 gram of saturated fat, and 260 mg of sodium per 12-oz. serving. Spicy Cauliflower Soup also supplies 5 grams of fiber. For variety substitute broccoli or a combination of cauliflower, broccoli, and other vegetables. Cook’s ...

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Butternut Squash Soup

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Butternut Squash Soup is slightly spicy, creamy, and a good source of dietary fiber (4 g per 9 oz. serving). One serving has about 150 calories. For added flavor, this recipe is made using oven roasted butternut squash. To simplify prep and cleanup you can dice the squash and simmer it with ...

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Slow Cooker Vegetable Soup

Slow Cooker Vegetable Soup


Slow cookers are great for people with limited cooking experience or limited time. In many cases, all you need to do is add all ingredients to the cooker, cover, and set the temperature for low or high cooking. There is no stirring, little or no sticking, and slow cookers with ...

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Homemade Red Lentil Soup

Creamy Red Lentil Soup

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There are many varieties of lentils. Lentils are are high in fiber, a good source of protein, and low calorie. Brown lentils retain their shape when cooked, red lentils have their husks removed and a shorter cooking time. The result is a colorful, ultra creamy high fiber, low fat soup ...

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Hearty Italian Soup with Orzo

Hearty Italian Soup


Hearty Italian Soup is a tomato based soup providing about 370 calories and 10 grams of fiber per 18 oz. (515 g) serving. Using low sodium canned tomatoes and beans and limiting the amount of added salt makes a soup with about 440 mg of sodium per serving. That’s a ...

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