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5 Hearty Soups to Make for Valentine's Day

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Winter Soup Recipes// Hearty Homemade Soups//

So the other day it was freezing cold outside. I couldn't seem to get warm no matter how many layers of clothing I had on. The winter weather can definitely be bone chilling this time of year, especially in the heart of February.

I knew I had to eat or drink something steamy warm to help thaw me out.

A nice bowl of chicken noodle soup would do the trick I thought. But then I remembered this amazing Kale and Potato Soup recipe I made on repeat last year. It's so good and hearty and leaves me full for hours!

So I made a quick visit to my local grocery store and bought all the ingredients I needed to make this yummy soup.

The best part about this recipe is that it only takes a few simple steps and ingredients to prepare.

I ended up making this soup two times that week! I couldn't get enough!

Eating a hot bowl of hearty soup is a great way to stay cozy and warm throughout the cold winter season.

It would also make a relaxing and satisfying Valentine's Day meal if you're looking to stay home to avoid the crowded restaurants.

Soup is good for the soul

The other day I asked my followers on Instagram to list their favorite go-to winter soups, and I'm excited to share their responses.

My top 5 Hearty Soup Recipes to Make for Valentine's Day:

1. Kale, Kielbasa, and Potato Soup

Click the above link for the recipe. Author, From A Chef's Kitchen

Homemade Kale, Kielbasa, and Potato Soup Recipe
Kale, Kielbasa, and Potato Soup

2. New England Clam Chowder

Shared by Lynn on Instagram

Click the above link for the recipe. Author, The Chunky Chef

3. Taco Soup, Screenshot recipe below

Shared by @tiffany_price3

Easy to make Taco Soup Recipe
Taco Soup Recipe

4. Leftover Roast Chicken and Vegetable

Click the link above for the recipe. Author, Danielle Walker- Against All Grain

Shared by @mis1sy

5. Loaded Baked Potato Soup

Click the link above for the recipe. Author, Kristin- Yellow Bliss Road

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What are the best Dutch ovens for making soups?

My hubby and I just purchased our new cast iron nonstick Dutch oven from Target and have already put it to use a few times. I love that it withstands hot temperatures and makes cleaning up super easy!

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What type of soup ladle should I use?

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What type of spoons should I use to eat my soup?