Quick and easy American soups, stews & chilis recipes with 400 or fewer calories

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Three Sisters Soup (Beans, Corn and Squash Soup) with Crock Pot Option

Three Sisters Soup (Beans, Corn and Squash Soup) with Crock Pot Option

“Three Sisters” refers to the three main crops of Native Americans: beans,…

Salad Foodie
Jan 2012
Professional
6 votes
6294 views
Spicy Carrot and Sweet Potato Soup

Spicy Carrot and Sweet Potato Soup

This soup gets its wonderfully creamy texture from pureed carrots and sweet potatoes rather than cream, a dairy…

Robyn Savoie
Jan 2015
Advanced
2 votes
638 views
Easy Chicken Posole

Easy Chicken Posole

This is a super easy and tasty recipe you can whip up in 20 minutes! You can use the meat from a standard rotisserie chicken for this soup. I got…

Nancy Miyasaki
Sep 2010
Intermediate
6 votes
2518 views
After Thanksgiving Turkey Noodle Soup

After Thanksgiving Turkey Noodle Soup

There's nothing better than a basic Turkey noodle soup. We all look forward to this after Thanksgiving. This…

Denise Sherin
Dec 2014
Advanced
1 vote
1084 views
Butternut Squash and Apple Soup (with Pressure Cooker Option)

Butternut Squash and Apple Soup (with Pressure Cooker Option)

Inspired by a recipe from New Paradigm Cooking (Sandbach, Terranova and Ware), I chose to forego the cookbook’s…

Salad Foodie
Jan 2012
Professional
3 votes
2777 views
Ground Beef Soup

Ground Beef Soup

Simple. Healthy. Hearty. Delicious. What more can one ask for? *** Variations **** Try using ground turkey, ground chicken, or even crumbled…

Wendi Taylor
Jan 2013
Professional
4 votes
2996 views
Simple Cream of Broccoli and Cauliflower Soup

Simple Cream of Broccoli and Cauliflower Soup

Simply put...yummm. This is the best cream of broccoli soup I have ever tasted. Friends and Family love it…

Robyn Savoie
Jul 2013
Advanced
1 vote
2157 views
Jamaican Chicken Stew

Jamaican Chicken Stew

Here's a very tasty, easy to make island-style stew. I adapted a recipe I found in one of my cookbooks. By combining the orange and bay leaf in…

Robyn Savoie
Nov 2013
Advanced
1 vote
1967 views
Zippy Tomato Soup

Zippy Tomato Soup

Wow! When my mother-in-law, Margie, introduced me to her Zippy Tomato Soup, I became an instant convert! And that's saying a lot because up until…

Sara Gray
Dec 2008
Intermediate
2 votes
3559 views
Easy Sweet French Cassoulet

Easy Sweet French Cassoulet

The French know cassoulet as a classic, long-simmered dish consisting of white beans and various -- sausages, pork or goose. This version is a less…

Robyn Savoie
Sep 2013
Advanced
1 vote
1277 views
Almost A Borscht Soup

Almost A Borscht Soup

I wanted a hearty soup for lunch and had a left-over half head of boiled cabbage. What else could I do but go wild adding borschtish ingredients…

Glenn
Nov 2014
Beginner
3 votes
1066 views
Old-Fashioned Chicken Noodle Soup

Old-Fashioned Chicken Noodle Soup

This is a very tasty version of the great american classic. I made this recently and had a bowl with a piece…

John Spottiswood
Aug 2010
Advanced
3 votes
1613 views
Crock Pot Chicken Stew

Crock Pot Chicken Stew

The perfect Sunday evening supper, this basic stew is pure comfort fare! What I enjoy particularly are the ease of preparation, large chunks of…

Salad Foodie
Feb 2014
Professional
3 votes
3907 views
Chicken and Rice Soup

Chicken and Rice Soup

I bought myself an electric pressure cooker and love using it to make soups. By adjusting it to different settings I am able to make a great pot of…

Jo
Dec 2010
Intermediate
2 votes
1729 views
Classic New England Clam Chowda

Classic New England Clam Chowda

Manhattan is a red soup, New England is a white chowder, and ours is a buttery yellow. This is the simplest, most satisfying chowder I have ever…

Amos Miller
Mar 2011
Professional
3 votes
1546 views