Is there anything better than a warm bowl of soup or stew on a cold day? It doesn’t need to be cold to enjoy them either. In fact, we love soups and stews all year. They’re great as a first course at the beginning of a meal, or even better as the main dish. One of the things we like best, is that a big pot will last over more than a single meal, and in fact, soups actually continue to improve past that first time you serve them. Kid you not.

Corn and Shrimp Chowder

3 tablespoons of Olive Us Butter Olive Oil 2 tablespoons of Olive Us Jalapeno or Baklouti Fused Olive Oil 1 medium chopped onion 2 finely chopped garlic cloves 2 cups of sweet corn (thawed) 1/2 cup of heavy cream 2 lbs. of Yukon gold potatoes – cut in small cubes. 2 teaspoons of Old Bay…
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Lemon Pesto Orzo Soup

This delicious soup is creamy and super easy to make. A fast, weeknight meal that the whole family will love! Ingredients: 3 Tbsp Olive Us Garlic Olive Oil (or Basil, Lemon, or Tuscan Herb) 1 shallot, diced 6 cloves garlic, smashed Chili flakes, to taste 2 Cups dry Lemon Garlic Orzo (find it at Olive…
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Boeuf Bourguignon

A variation on Julia Child’s famous dish, your house will be filled with warm stewing scents of wine, garlic, and braised beef! Such a good meal on a chilly winter’s day or any time of year you’re craving a hearty stew. Soak up the sauce/gravy with a slice of thick-crusted, good bread or pour it…
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Portuguese Fish Stew

Ingredients: 1 1/2 lb skinless bass or grouper, cut into 1-2 inch chunks 3 tablespoons Olive Us mild Ultra Premium Extra Virgin Olive Oil (EVOO), such as Chiquitita 2 bay leaves 1/4 cup white wine 1/2 cup water 2 teaspoons smoked paprika 1 small onion, thinly sliced 1 small red bell pepper, thinly sliced 1…
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Wicked Thai Chicken Soup

Ingredients: 2 Cups cooked rice (long grain white or brown rice; or try a mix of long grain & wild rice, etc.)   2 Tbsp Olive Us olive oil (i.e. – Garlic, etc.) 1/2 cup onion, finely chopped 1/2 a red pepper, diced 1 1/2 cups mushrooms, sliced 4 cups chicken stock 2 chicken breasts,…
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