Monthly Archives: April 2010

Spicy Carrot Soup

Most of the soups I make are more or less carefully calibrated to not make a crap-ton. There are only four of us, after all, though Fisher's usually good for three or seven or twenty-eleven helpings, and the last thing … Continue reading

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Roasted Red Pepper Soup

The only reason I ever wish our quite modestly sized house were bigger is so that we could have a huge gargantuan kitchen in which everyone could fit at once and multiple activities could be simultaneously pursued. Although this is … Continue reading

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Filipino Village Soup Redux (Now with Bok Choy!)

So I made Dominique's Filipino village soup, and I made it wrong (though it was still pretty good), and there was this huge bok choy hanging out in the refrigerator looking at me every time I opened the door. Staring … Continue reading

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Soup365 #107: Feeling Hungary?

I'm about as WASPy Americanized as you can get. My family's "old country" is California. We had not a single hardy babushkaed ancestor arrive on Ellis Island, as far as I can tell. Our "teeming masses yearning to breathe free" … Continue reading

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Soup365 #106: Quick as a chippie

Fisher started saying "Quick as a chippie," whatever the heck that means, when he was about three. Still no idea where that came from or what he might have misheard to originate it. ("Look! I'm running quick as a chippie! … Continue reading

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Soup365 #105. Black Dog Soup (#1)

The name explained. Black Dog Soup (#1)Serves one Make a package of ramen. Dump in some frozen green peas in an attempt at nutrition. Eat a couple spoonfuls. Throw the rest away.

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Soup365 #104. It takes a (Filipino) village

So I got this message from my friend Dominique: Dear Soupmeister, This weekend I made bok choy + tamarind + mushroom soup, and it was delish, despite mushrooms and instant tamarind being from a sketchy as hell Asian store. It … Continue reading

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