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The warmth of summer is already beginning to fade, especially in some of the coldest cities in the country. But just because the weather outside is getting colder does not mean that you have to. There are a variety of ways to keep yourself warm, but the tastiest way is to probably make yourself a warm bowl of soup.
Soup and stew have always been popular comfort foods for the colder parts of the year. But when made in a slow cooker, these delicious dishes can be prepared with ease. Here are some of the most hearty, satisfying soup and stew recipes you can make in your slow cooker.
This soup is packed with delicious Mexican flavors that might feel spicy in your mouth but will warm you from within.
If you think soups aren’t filling enough, smoked ham, a delicious protein, helps make this dish hearty.
Transform your leftover potatoes into a rich and creamy soup that you can enjoy on a cold winter night.
Although the star of this dish is the kale, this soup is filled with other delicious and popular vegetables that make it a nutritious soup for a cold day.
This Puerto Rican stew can be served with steamed rice and tostones and is perfect if you’re trying to save money at the grocery store.
Chicken noodle soup is a classic chicken dish that many people remember having when they were kids. It is still delicious and heart-warming even when made in a slow cooker.
Tortillas are a staple ingredient in Mexican cuisine, and tortilla chips are used in this delicious soup filled with chicken, peppers and tomatoes.
The classic pairing of broccoli and cheese is turned into a soup with this slow cooker recipe that is sure to warm you up during a cold weeknight.
This is a perfect day-after-Thanksgiving meal that you can make with your Thanksgiving leftovers.
A classic American recipe, this beef soup can be made easily in your slow cooker and will keep your whole family warm and cozy.
Another perfect way to use your holiday leftovers is by making this creamy soup that features ham, potato and seasonings that are perfect for the chilly weather of fall and winter.
Although it may cook slow, this classic Italian soup featuring perfectly cooked pasta will fill your home with a delicious aroma while it cooks.
Warm up your home while working from home with this spice-filled soup that is sure to protect from the cold temperatures.
If you love cheese, this creamy soup has cheddar and cream cheese and is quick and easy to prepare before you throw it in the slow cooker.
Enchiladas are a Mexican food that you can enjoy in soup form with this warm, colorful and delicious soup recipe.
This variation of beef stew has some different ingredients but still yields a hearty meal that the whole family can enjoy.
This is another delicious beef stew recipe that uses red wine to take things to another level. It is perfectly paired with mashed potatoes or cooked noodles.
This pork shoulder roast stew uses Mexican flavors that will spice up any chilly evening.
This recipe is another rich-tasting stew that adds layers of flavors thanks to red wine, mushrooms and more.
This homestyle chicken and vegetable stew are seasoned with rosemary and other spices to make a must-eat dish during the fall and winter.
The meat and veggies for this stew can be prepared the night before and put into your fridge so when it’s time to cook, you’ll have dinner ready in no time.
This recipe uses a pickling spice that adds a unique flavor to this already delicious stew inspired by international flavors.
This Asian variation of a classic beef stew will satisfy your cravings and save you the time and money of ordering out.
The star of this stew is the 4 pounds of potatoes. So if you are a fan of this vegetable, this might be the stew for you.
Lentils are a legume and are among the foods you should be eating every day for their health benefits. Get a good daily dose with this red lentil soup recipe that will also keep you warm on a cold winter’s night.
Tomato basil soup is a more grown-up take on a childhood classic that is perfect to put in your fridge and enjoy for the rest of the week.
This traditional European soup is perfect when it’s cold outside thanks to its two biggest stars, beef and potatoes. This filling dish is a crowd-pleaser and an easy home-cooked meal to add to your arsenal.
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