Recipes for Classic Homemade Soup

This creamy chicken soup has rice instead of noodles, so all it needs to be a filling meal is a quick side salad. 

1. Creamy Chicken Rice Soup

The recipe only calls for half an onion, so save the other half in a handy onion storage jar.

Grab a slow pot and any light beer you have in the fridge. This standard soup recipe is taken up a notch by the taste of an English pub.

2. English Pub Split Pea Soup

If you don't like chunky soup, put small amounts of it in a food processor to make it smooth.

This borscht is full of bright colors. Make it when you need a colorful side dish for a meat-and-potatoes meal.

3. Beet Borscht

As a child, you would have looked at this soup and said, "No way!"

4. Cheesy Cream of Asparagus Soup

If you're an adult who is willing to try new vegetable-based foods, you won't want to miss this creamy asparagus soup with cheese.

Posole, a traditional Mexican soup, is made with a lot of different things.

5. Land of Enchantment Posole

If you like a little bit of heat, you should put this on your list of things to cook.