Comforting Homemade Vegetable Soup

Comforting Homemade Vegetable Soup

Just what the doctor ordered this fall and winter. Comforting, fresh, & hearty! Pair with some focaccia bread or some crisp crackers and you’ve got yourself the perfect warm meal for those chilly days ahead!

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Whenever my body it tells me it needs a little extra veggies, and it’s fall/wintertime, my go-to is this delicious, homemade vegetable soup! Packed with flavor and all sorts of yummy veggies to fuel you and help you feel your best. Plus, it’s completely customizable.comforting-vegetable-soup

Perfect on those chilly nights, or when you’re feeling a bit under the weather. You can add whatever vegetables you like to this soup – try adding in green beans, bell peppers, cabbage, or potatoes to this base recipe!

Comforting Homemade Vegetable Soup

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Comforting Homemade Vegetable Soup

A warm, flavorful, comforting bowl of vegetable soup is the perfect fall/winter meal. Customize and make it your own with whatever vegetables you wish!

  • Author: Caroline
  • Prep Time: 10 min
  • Cook Time: 20 min
  • Total Time: 30 minutes
  • Yield: 6 servings 1x
  • Category: Soup
  • Cuisine: Vegan

Ingredients

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  • 1 TBSP olive oil
  • 23 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1 TBSP fresh ginger, minced
  • 1 sweet onion, diced
  • 2 cups chopped carrots
  • 2 cups chopped celery
  • 1 large zucchini, chopped
  • 1 cup mushrooms, chopped
  • 2 cans diced tomatoes
  • 4 cups+ low-sodium vegetable broth (can also use bone broth for some extra protein and flavor)
  • 1 can chickpeas (or any type of bean), drained & rinsed
  • 1 large bunch kale
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 2 tsp italian seasoning (oregano, thyme, etc.)
  • sea salt & black pepper, to taste
  • fresh parsley, for serving (optional)

Instructions

Add olive oil to large pot and heat to medium-high heat. Add chopped garlic and onion and saute for a minute or two. Add in chopped ginger, carrots, celery, and zucchini and saute for 2-3 minutes, stirring frequently.

Add in broth, tomatoes, mushrooms, bay leaf, and seasonings and let come to a boil. Once boiling, reduce heat to a simmer and cook for about 20-25 minutes. Add in kale and beans during the last 5 minutes minutes.

Once soup is done cooking, let cool and enjoy! Top with fresh parsley, sriracha, avocado, etc. if desired. Store in an airtight container for up to 3-5 days in the fridge. Also freezes well.

Keywords: soup, vegetable soup, vegan, veggie soup

comforting-vegetable-soup

What is your favorite way to enjoy a nice bowl of comforting garden veggie soup? Mine is definitely with a side of freshly baked cornbread or some crispy crackers to soak in the broth. Delicious!

Comforting Homemade Vegetable Soup

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