I bet you didn’t know this, but The Best Hearty Soup Recipes are what is MISSING from your monthly meal prep calendar! From creamy chowder filled soups with cheese and BACON, to delicious Italian sausage orzo pasta goodness, there is something on this list that everyone in your family will fall in love with!
Get ready because these soups are going to knock your socks off!
THE BEST HEARTY SOUP RECIPES
There really isn’t anything better if you ask me than a hot and delicious bowl of soup on a CHILLY winter night. It warms the soul and makes you feel better all over!
Don’t you think?
When we were growing up our mom was the best at making a comforting home cooked meal for our family. As kids we didn’t appreciate a hearty soup recipe the same way as we do now that we are all grown up and older.
With so many different ways to make soup it makes sense to serve it up a few times a month to your family. Paired with a green salad and a loaf of french bread on the side, you have a dinner for your family that is both budget friendly and delicious too.
BEST HEARTY SOUP RECIPES
If you are looking for a new soup to make during the week then you are in the right place. We’ve rounded up 45+ of our ALL TIME FAVORITE soup recipes that are easy to make and full of flavor.
They are hearty, delicious, and will warm you right up from head to toe.
From Cheesy Asiago Bisque, to the most delicious Italian Sausage Tomato Orzo Soup, we’re sure you’ll find a few new recipes to add to your monthly meal planner!
So go and grab your Slow Cooker or large soup pot and get ready for some serious deliciousness!
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CHECK OUT THE BEST HEARTY SOUP RECIPES BELOW:
1. Asiago Bisque
From Chef In Training :: Click HERE for the RECIPE If you are looking for a filling, delicious and unique soup to change things up from the norm, this is a great one!
2. Italian Sausage Tomato Orzo Soup
From Amanda’s Cookin’ :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Here’s an easy, savory, recipe for Italian Sausage Tomato Orzo Soup to add to your weeknight meal rotation.
3. Crock Pot Chicken and Dumplings
From Spend with Pennies :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Easy Crock Pot Chicken and Dumplings. Juicy chicken breasts cook to tender perfection in the slow cooker in a rich creamy sauce.
Shortcut dumplings make this deliciously comforting meal effortless for a family favorite everyone will agree on.
4. Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup
From Valerie’s Kitchen :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup is a great way to make use of that leftover bone from your holiday ham. Cooking it low and slow is the best method for creating creamy, delicious split pea soup.
5. Ham and Vegetable Soup
From A Family Feast :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This delicious Ham and Vegetable Soup is the perfect way to cook with a leftover ham bone that you might have on hand from a special Sunday supper or a holiday meal!
6. Slow Cooker Bacon Corn Chowder
From Spend with Pennies :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This easy Slow Cooker Corn Chowder simmers all day in the crockpot, and is ready to serve when you are ready to eat. Fresh vegetables, chunks of tender potato, and smoky bacon add so much flavor while the creamy corn base adds a touch of sweetness. The perfect cool weather soup!
7. Copycat Panera Bread Broccoli Cheese Soup
From The Recipe Critic :: Click HERE for the RECIPE A creamy and delicious soup that tastes just like Panera Bread!
8. Hearty Beef Soup
From The Slow Roasted Italian :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Look no further, this is the BEST EVER Hearty Beef Soup! With tender, juicy chunks of beef that melt in your mouth and a glorious rich soup loaded with vegetables, it is truly the ultimate comfort food. This simple recipe has minimal active time, and it is sure to be on your table again and again. It has been on ours! If you are looking for the most spectacular fall soup, this is the one.
9. Cozy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup
From Life Made Simple :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This creamy, cozy chicken and wild rice soup is perfect for chilly weather. Plus it’s ready to go in just 45 minutes!
10. Vegetable Pot Pie Soup
From Turnip the Oven :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This creamy, comforting vegetable pot pie soup is everything you love about traditional pot pie–minus the meat. Feel free to mix it up and use whatever veggies you have on hand.
11. Summer Corn and Zucchini Chowder
From Life Made Simple :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Put all of that fresh produce to good use in this summer corn and zucchini chowder. It’s thick, creamy and full of veggies!
12. Slow Cooker King Ranch Chicken Soup
From House of Yumm :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This EASY creamy soup tastes just like the beloved King Ranch Chicken Casserole. Loaded with cheese, juicy chunks of chicken, and tons of flavor! Simply load up the slow cooker and let this soup simmer during the day. Everyone will be waiting with bowls in hand to enjoy this one!!
13. Slow Cooker Potato Soup
From The Slow Roasted Italian :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Slow cooker potato soup is easy to make, creamy, thick and packing all the delicious flavors of a fully loaded baked potato!
14. Slow Cooker Chicken Tortellini Soup
From The Recipe Critic :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Super Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Tortellini Soup. Loaded with tons of veggies, shredded chicken and cheesy tortellini!
15. Cheesy Ham and Potato Chowder
From Spicy Southern Kitchen :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This made from scratch Cheesy Ham and Potato Chowder is thick and creamy and the perfect way to breathe new life into your leftover ham. Bacon, carrots, onion, and potato make this one hearty and delicious soup!
16. Homemade Chicken and Dumplings
From Saving Room for Dessert :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Homemade Chicken and Dumplings ~ a deliciously rich homemade chicken stock is the base of this warming, healing pot of pure southern comfort food.
17. Beefy Mexican Rice Soup
From Tastes of Lizzy T :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This Beefy Mexican Rice Soup is a hearty mixture of beef, rice, beans and corn. Your favorite burrito flavors…in a soup recipe!
18. One Pot Olive Green Zuppa Toscana Soup
From Mom on Timeout :: Click HERE for the RECIPE The whole family will love this copycat One Pot Olive Garden Zuppa Toscana Soup! Comfort food at it’s best! Loaded with bacon, sausage, potatoes, and kale! So delicious and filling!
19. Instant Pot Chicken Enchilada Soup
From 5 Boys Baker :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Delicious, simple, and comforting, this Instant Pot Chicken Enchilada Soup will become a family favorite. Plus, it can also be made on the stovetop.
20. Pizza Soup
From Lemons for Lulu :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This hearty pizza soup will be loved by adults and kids alike! This tomato-based soup is filled pizza favorites like Italian sausage, pepperoni, and spices. The toasted puff pastry croutons are like bits of “crust” just floating on top!
21. Creamy Sausage and Tortellini Soup
From Life Made Simple :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Creamy sausage and tortellini soup is a bowl full of comfort! It’s loaded with veggies, sausage and cheese tortellini- plus it comes together in just 45 minutes!
22. Chicken and Wild Rice Soup
From Chef in Training :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This Chicken and Wild Rice Soup is a quick and easy meal jam packed with yummy ingredients and flavor! It is sure to become an instant new family favorite!
23. Slow Cooker Tortellini Soup
From Sweet and Savory Meals :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Slow Cooker Tortellini Soup can be made in the Crockpot or Instant Pot! Loaded with chicken sausage, veggies, kale and three cheese tortellini.
24. Slow Cooker Ham and Bean Soup
From Valerie’s Kitchen :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Make use of the bone from your holiday ham and cook up a batch of this Slow Cooker Ham and Bean Soup. It is the perfect post-holiday comfort food to enjoy with your family.
25. Veggie Lentil Loaded Soup
From Life Made Simple :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This veggie loaded lentil soup is both flavorful and filling. It’s the perfect light yet hearty recipe to make all winter long.
26. Roasted Cauliflower Corn Chowder
From Valerie’s Kitchen :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This creamy Roasted Cauliflower Corn Chowder is precisely what is in order on a cool, crisp fall day. Roasting the cauliflower creates a delicious layer of flavor that pairs perfectly with sweet corn, crispy bacon bits, and Parmesan cheese.
27. Chicken Pot Pie Soup
From Dash of Sanity :: Click HERE for the RECIPE CHICKEN POT PIE SOUP – a deliciously simple soup recipe made from scratch. A fantastic classic comfort food brought to you in bowl.
28. Chile Relleno Soup
From House of Yumm :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Chile Relleno Soup. A creamy poblano soup topped with an open faced chile relleno.
29. Quick and Easy Taco Soup
From Dinner at the Zoo :: Click HERE for the RECIPE A quick and easy chicken taco soup full of vegetables and beans that is ready in 25 minutes.
30. STUFFED PEPPER SOUP
From Dinner At The Zoo :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This stuffed pepper soup is a hearty meal loaded with ground beef, onions, rice and bell peppers in a tomato based broth. It tastes just like classic stuffed peppers, but without all the work!
31. SHEPHERD’S PIE SOUP
From Spend With Pennies :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Shepherd’s Pie Soup takes a classic comfort food staple and turns it into a flavorful savory soup that is as much fun to eat as it is to create!
32. SLOW COOKER ITALIAN MEATBALL SOUP
From The Chunky Chef :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This hearty and rich Italian meatball soup is made easily in the slow cooker. With only 4 WW smart points, it’s a delicious dinner or lunch idea!
33. BROCCOLI AND CHEESE SOUP
From Homemade Hooplah :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Ultra creamy homemade broccoli and cheese soup with a dash of smoky flavor. It’s the ideal comfort food for all year long and can be served as an appetizer, main dish, or side.
34. CABBAGE ROLL SOUP
From Dinner At The Zoo :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This cabbage roll soup has all the same flavors as classic baked cabbage rolls, but with way less work! This unstuffed cabbage soup is hearty, filling and the perfect choice for an easy dinner option.
35. Beef Barley Soup
From The Food Charlatan :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This soup is lovingly simmered on the stove or in the crock pot to produce the richest Beef Barley Soup recipe I’ve ever tasted. Shredded carrots and potatoes give it a fabulous, thick texture.
36. CHEESEBURGER SOUP
From The Recipe Critic :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This soup is insanely delicious! Made with fresh ingredients and topped with shredded cheese, you will make it again and again!
37. CREAMY TUSCAN GARLIC TORTELLINI SOUP
From The Recipe Critic :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Creamy Tuscan Garlic Tortellini Soup is so easy to make and one of the best soups that you will make! Tortellini, diced tomatoes spinach and white beans are hidden is the most creamy and delicious soup that your family will love!
38. HAMBURGER SOUP
From Dinner At The Zoo :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This hearty hamburger soup is loaded with potatoes and vegetables, all in a savory broth. The perfect easy dinner option that the whole family will love!
39. SLOW COOKER HAM AND POTATO CHEESE SOUP
From Real Housemoms :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This Super Easy Slow Cooker Ham and Potato Cheese Soup has no morning prep involved! Just dump, go, and come home to a delicious meal the whole family loves!
40. INSTANT POT BUTTERNUT CAULIFLOWER SOUP
From Peas And Crayons :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Grab your pressure cooker (or slow cooker!) and throw together this tasty soup in record time. With minimal prep and tons of flavor, this Instant Pot Butternut Cauliflower Soup is sure to be a new Fall favorite!
41. INSTANT POT CREAMY TOMATO SOUP WITH CRISPY PARMESAN CHICKPEAS
From Peas And Crayons :: Click HERE for the RECIPE We’re loving this quick and easy Instant Pot Creamy Tomato Soup with Crispy Parmesan Chickpeas! Stove-top instructions also available below. Vegetarian + GF
42. ONE-POT BEEF STROGANOFF SOUP
From Belly Full :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Classic beef stroganoff is transformed into a hearty, yet light soup. And no need to cook the noodles first, because it’s all made in one pot. Easy weeknight dinner!
43. HOMEMADE BEAN AND BACON SOUP
From Taste And Tell :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Skip the can – this Homemade Bean and Bacon Soup is hearty and filling and filled with veggies and chunks of bacon!
44. HOMEMADE CROCKPOT CHICKEN NOODLE SOUP
From The Chunky Chef :: Click HERE for the RECIPE This crockpot chicken noodle soup is hearty and comforting, yet incredibly easy to make! No need for a can full of preservatives, homemade is the best!
45. 3 INGREDIENT TOMATO TORTELLINI SOUP
From Honey And Birch :: Click HERE for the RECIPE 3 Ingredient Tomato Tortellini Soup – if you’re short on time, make this soup! It only takes 15 minutes from start to finish and is full of flavor. Plus, 3 variations are included with easy additions for more soup deliciousness!
46. INSTANT POT CHICKEN NOODLE SOUP
From Savory Tooth :: Click HERE for the RECIPE Here’s a fast and easy recipe for Instant Pot chicken noodle soup — healthy, homemade, and from scratch.