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Craziest Soup Recipes

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Craziest Soup Recipes

Just because we are looking for comfort from our meal, doesn’t mean our soups need to be dull, which is why we’ve rounded up 25 of The Daily Meal’s craziest soup recipes collected over the years.

From vegetable soups that utilize every part of the plant, like this Roasted Radish and Radish Top Soup, to seafood soups that taste delightfully similar to an appetizer favorite, like Jeff Tunks' Oyster Rockefeller Soup, we have creative soups that will have you clamoring for your soup pots, Dutch ovens, and slow-cookers.

For a little lunch or dinner soup inspiration, look no further than our list of 25 crazy soup recipes that you just have to try.

Beef Fajita Soup

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Beef Fajita Soup

A brilliant twist on traditional fajitas, this weeknight-friendly soup is sure to become a family favorite. Partially freeze the beef for about 30 minutes for easier slicing into strips.

For the Beef Fajita Soup recipe, click here.

Beet, Orange, and Buttermilk Soup

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Beet, Orange, and Buttermilk Soup

This vibrant red soup will make a statement on the dinner table. The classic sweet pairing of beet and orange is tempered by the acidity from the buttermilk, making for a perfectly balanced soup.

For the Beet, Orange, and Buttermilk Soup recipe, click here.

Bison and Barley Soup

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Bison and Barley Soup

Lean bison is added to this otherwise classic barley soup for a refreshing and unusual twist. Bison isn’t as gamey as you might think, but is instead just a tad sweeter than beef.

For the Bison and Barley Soup recipe, click here.

Chicken Pot Pie Soup

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Chicken Pot Pie Soup

You'll get the same delicious flavors as a chicken pot pie recipe, but in soup form. Make this hearty and delicious chicken pot pie soup on a cold winter night. It pairs well with biscuits or crusty bread. — Milagros Cruz

For the Chicken Pot Pie Soup recipe, click here.

Creole Louisiana Snapping Turtle Soup

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Creole Louisiana Snapping Turtle Soup

Turtle soup was once a staple on restaurant menus during the early twentieth century, but today this labor-intensive soup is only found in a select number of kitchens that cater to tradition. You might need to source your snapping turtle from a specialty store because last time I checked, your typical supermarket doesn’t stock them.

For the Creole Louisiana Snapping Turtle Soup recipe, click here.

DAVIDsTEA Ginger Noodle Soup

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DAVIDsTEA Ginger Noodle Soup

DAVIDsTEA can be used for more than just a mid-morning drink. Add Ginger Beer tea to your next soup recipe for added flavor — you can use it as you would stock. — DAVIDsTEA

For the DAVIDsTEA Ginger Noodle Soup recipe, click here.

Edamame Soup with Shiitake, Ham, and Spinach

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Edamame Soup with Shiitake, Ham, and Spinach

Looking for something a little different? Rejuvenate your split pea soup with edamame, a flavorful Asian bean that gives a little twist to the classic green soup. — Aurelie Jouan

For the Edamame Soup with Shiitake, Ham, and Spinach recipe, click here.

Ginger Coconut Lentil Soup

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Ginger Coconut Lentil Soup

Ginger, garam masala, and coconut give this hearty soup soul. It can be blended or not, whichever you prefer. Top with yogurt and Sriracha! — Kath Younger

For the Ginger Coconut Lentil Soup recipe, click here.

Guanabána Chicken Soup

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Guanabána Chicken Soup

“Move over, chicken noodle, and make room for guanabána chicken soup,” says the creator of this recipe, Dr. Verma. Not only does guanabana give your tired chicken soup recipe a much needed update, this fruit is touted as a superfood.

For the Guanabána Chicken Soup recipe, click here.

“Gypsy” Celebration Soup

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“Gypsy” Celebration Soup

What makes this soup so unique is the blend of spices used to give it a distinct flavor and heat. Combine turmeric, cinnamon, paprika, and cumin together to make this celebratory soup come alive.

For the “Gypsy” Celebration Soup recipe, click here.

Hawaiian Chocolate Soup

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Hawaiian Chocolate Soup

Ice cream, pudding, frosting. Many of the chocolate greats can be eaten with just a spoon, and it’s time to put this soup on the list. The rum-soaked pineapples turn this chilled dish into the perfect winter treat. — Gerry Salmon

For the Hawaiian Chocolate Soup recipe, click here.

Jeff Tunks' Oyster Rockefeller Soup

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Jeff Tunks' Oyster Rockefeller Soup

This rich and creamy soup includes oysters, cheese, and spinach — everything you need for a perfect oyster Rockefeller all in one bowl.

For the Jeff Tunks' Oyster Rockefeller Soup recipe, click here.

Jonathan Jersualmy’s Chestnut Soup, Foie Gras Flan, and Croque-en-Bouche

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Jonathan Jersualmy’s Chestnut Soup, Foie Gras Flan, and Croque-en-Bouche

This is a soup that screams special occasion. The rich foie gras and chestnut soup tastes as luxurious as it sounds.

For the Jonathan Jersualmy’s Chestnut Soup, Foie Gras Flan and Croque-en-Bouche recipe, click here.

'Leeky' Cauldrons: Leek Soup in Pretzel Bun Bowls

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'Leeky' Cauldrons: Leek Soup in Pretzel Bun Bowls

Inspired by everyone’s favorite wizard, Harry Potter, this soup is all about the presentation. After all, who can resist a good bread bowl?

For the 'Leeky' Cauldrons: Leek Soup in Pretzel Bun Bowls recipe, click here.

Mageiritsa (Easter Lamb Soup)

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Mageiritsa (Easter Lamb Soup)

One man’s tradition is another man’s crazy soup. Tripe has never tasted as good as it does in this creamy Greek staple.

For the Mageiritsa (Easter Lamb Soup) recipe, click here.

Mashed Potato Soup

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Mashed Potato Soup

Looking for something unique to make with leftover mashed potatoes? Try this treat created by chef Morimoto, which uses caviar, wasabi, and dashi to elevate your dinner of leftovers.

For the Mashed Potato Soup recipe, click here.

Pear and Sweet Corn Soup with Basil-Macadamia Pesto

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Pear and Sweet Corn Soup with Basil-Macadamia Pesto

Combine juicy seasonal pears and the sweet summer corn you canned this summer for a delicious soup that is perfect for a light lunch.

For the Pear and Sweet Corn Soup with Basil-Macadamia Pesto recipe, click here.

Plum Soup, Cinnamon, Cloves

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Plum Soup, Cinnamon, Cloves

A chilled fruit soup is a perfect second or third course, or maybe even a starter on its own. Although we've been known to serve this dish in shot glasses, or even white wine glasses, it also works well the old-fashioned way: with a bowl and spoon. In that case, have a baguette at the table, too. And if you're feeling adventurous and have some buttery shortbread on hand, sweeten some plain yogurt with maple syrup, and use it to garnish this tasty soup for a different twist on dessert. — Vegetarian Dinner Parties

For the Plum Soup, Cinnamon, Cloves recipe, click here.

Pumpkin, Lobster, and Ginger Soup

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Pumpkin, Lobster, and Ginger Soup

This smooth and savory soup uses fresh ginger, which regulates the intestinal track and could prevent stomach ulcers. Lobster adds a healthy source of protein to your soup, to keep you full after your meal.  — Marjorie Druker

For the Pumpkin, Lobster, and Ginger Soup recipe, click here.

Radish Top Soup and Slow-Roasted Radishes

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Radish Top Soup and Slow-Roasted Radishes

Take a bite of the sweet, fennel-infused roots along with a spoonful of the spicy, silky green-top soup and you’ll agree: The humblest of vegetables can truly be transformed into a heavenly experience. — Viviane Bauquet Farre

For the Radish Top Soup and Slow-Roasted Radishes recipe, click here.

Slow-Cooker Beef Taco Soup

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Slow-Cooker Beef Taco Soup

Skip all the extra dishes required for making tacos and make this one-pot spicy taco soup in your slow-cooker.

For the Slow-Cooker Beef Taco Soup recipe, click here.

Slow-Cooker Cheeseburger Soup

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Slow-Cooker Cheeseburger Soup

Want the flavors of a burger with the ease of the slow-cooker? You got it! Plus, this easy, versatile soup takes just 20 minutes to prep. — Pillsbury

For the Slow-Cooker Cheeseburger Soup recipe, click here.

Slow-Cooker Enchilada Soup

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Slow-Cooker Enchilada Soup

Hearty bean and chicken, refreshing cilantro, and gooey cheese gives this soup that enchilada flavor without the work.

For the Slow-Cooker Enchilada Soup recipe, click here.

Teriyaki Beef-Noodle Soup

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Teriyaki Beef-Noodle Soup

Combine all your favorite Asian flavors and textures in one bowl of noodle soup that is slightly sweetened by the addition of a classic teriyaki sauce.

For the Teriyaki Beef-Noodle Soup recipe, click here.

Yogurt Barley Soup with Cilantro-Walnut Pesto

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Yogurt Barley Soup with Cilantro-Walnut Pesto

Yogurt soups aren’t enjoyed enough and this one has the added bonus of healthful grains and nuts.

For the Yogurt Barley Soup with Cilantro-Walnut Pesto recipe, click here.

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