Tag: soup

4 Slurps: Classic and Comforting Spots to Enjoy Mexican Soup in the Mission

4 Slurps: Classic and Comforting Spots to Enjoy Mexican Soup in the Mission

| February 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

It may not look like winter in the Bay Area, but despite the weather, it can be nice to take solace in a big bowl of warming soup. For the best in Mexican soups, Kate Williams headed to the Mission to sip her way through a bounty of broth-filled comfort.

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An Elegant Starter: Jerusalem Artichoke (Sunchoke) Soup with Chestnut Pesto

An Elegant Starter: Jerusalem Artichoke (Sunchoke) Soup with Chestnut Pesto

| December 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

This silky, creamy vegetable soup gets a burst of flavor from extra lemony pesto. It’s special enough to kick off a holiday dinner, and easy enough to serve it for a cozy winter weeknight supper.

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First Impressions: Rockridge’s Ramen Shop

First Impressions: Rockridge’s Ramen Shop

| January 5, 2013 | 2 Comments

After months of planning, Chez Panisse alumni Sam White, Jerry Jaksich and Rayneil De Guzman officially opened the doors of Ramen Shop in Rockridge tonight.

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Healthy Butternut Squash Soup

Healthy Butternut Squash Soup

| January 17, 2012 | 4 Comments

Recipe for a healthy butternut squash soup that is comforting, nourishing, zero-guilt goodness. Only 3 main ingredients needed.

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New Year’s Day Sweet Potato-Coconut Soup

New Year’s Day Sweet Potato-Coconut Soup

Inspiration strikes, and an easy, warming Sweet Potato-Coconut Soup (with vegan option) is the result.

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Ramen Roundup

Ramen Roundup

| June 6, 2011 | 10 Comments

Elaine Wu visits a few Bay Area spots where you can find three distinctly different versions of authentic Japanese soup noodles, and finds out why ramen is Japan’s favorite comfort food.

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Vegan Ramen for a Rainy Day

Vegan Ramen for a Rainy Day

| February 18, 2011 | 0 Comments

A favorite soup for everyone is ramen. Yummy broth, chewy noodles, and a medley of toppings. It doesn’t get much better than that.

Unfortunately traditional ramen is not vegan; the broth contains fish (bonito), pork, and sometimes chicken, and the noodles contain eggs. So the option of going to a Japanese restaurant is out. But no need to fret! You can make easy and delicious vegan ramen at home with just a few tweaks.

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Spicy Soup to Cure What Ails You

Spicy Soup to Cure What Ails You

| January 23, 2011 | 1 Comment

Sniffling? Sneezing? Then it’s time to make a big batch of this Thai-inspired, sinus-clearing, guaranteed-to-warm-you soup.

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All About Miso Soup

All About Miso Soup

| January 18, 2011 | 12 Comments

If you’re looking for lighter soup that’s nourishing and easy to digest, you might consider having a big bowl of miso soup. Miso is comfort food with a little international flair.

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Black Bean Soup + Cilantro-Lime Yogurt Crema

Black Bean Soup + Cilantro-Lime Yogurt Crema

| January 12, 2011 | 0 Comments

This recipe for Black Bean Soup + Cilantro-Lime Yogurt Crema is hearty, creamy, satisfying, chock full of vegetables and not an ounce of guilt. Stay on the healthy eating wagon without being miserable.

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The Ultimate Comfort Soup: Congee

The Ultimate Comfort Soup: Congee

| November 29, 2010 | 17 Comments

Congee is a creamy rice porridge that’s a staple in Asian cultures. Consisting of rice that’s been slowly cooked down to the point that the starches disintegrate, congee is warm, comforting, and easy to digest.

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Borscht for Chanukah

Borscht for Chanukah

| November 28, 2010 | 1 Comment

Thanksgiving is over, and now, in just a few days, Chanukah will be upon us. To go with your latkes, Stephanie Rosenbaum offers up her recipe for healthy, delicious winter borscht.

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Chestnut Soup for the Holidays

Chestnut Soup for the Holidays

| November 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

The autumn harvest is here, brilliant with salads laced with pomegranates and red Starkrimson pears, poached quinces, shredded Brussels sprouts sauteed with pancetta. And chestnuts, lovely, shiny brown chestnuts, here roasted and pureed into a rich and elegant soup, perfect for starting any holiday meal.

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Butternut Squash Soup with Gingerbread and Brown Butter

Butternut Squash Soup with Gingerbread and Brown Butter

| November 3, 2010 | 0 Comments

Velvety roasted butternut squash soup seasoned with brown butter, with a piece of black sticky gingerbread floating on top.

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