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Chicken Soup For Every Kind of Soul
If you'd rather be on the beach with a margarita: Tortilla Soup
Ancho chili, cumin, tomatoes, cilantro and fried corn tortilla strips are key ingredients in this soup, but the best part is the toppings, which can include anything from sliced avocado and shredded Monterey Jack cheese to salsa and lime wedges.
If you love spice: Thai Chicken Coconut Curry Soup
With fresh ginger, 5 cloves of garlic, Thai green curry paste, coriander, cumin and jalapeño, this bracing soup will clear any stuffed-up nasal passages. Garnish it with some freshly shaved coconut or unsweetened coconut flakes.
If you're watching your salt intake: Luther's Italian Chicken Soup
Singer Luther Vandross, who suffered from diabetes, made this soup with no-salt-added stewed tomatoes; reduced-sodium, fat-free chicken broth; no-salt-added tomato paste; and plenty of herbs.
If you've got a free weekend afternoon: The Ultimate Chicken Noodle Soup
This recipe includes instructions for making homemade stock--and you'll have some leftover, which you can freeze for up to 3 months.
If you're taking a night off from pasta (but really just want to eat pasta): Chicken Tortellini Noodle Soup
Chef Tyler Florence makes this with a whole, roasted deli chicken, and stirs in store-bought cheese tortellini toward the end of cooking.
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