One of our favourite meal ideas for autumn and winter is soup. It’s by far the easiest and quickest meal especially if we batch cook ahead of time and freeze so that we can bring out on a rainy day. Some of the soups we make take a while – do check out our favourites on our list of the BEST soups for rainy days so today I thought I’d put together a list of our favourite quick and easy soup recipes that you can make today!
Easy and Quick Family Favourite Soup Recipe
Soup is one of our families favourite comfort foods. We love it in a large mug cuddled up in front of a fire when we’re away skiing or served with crusty bread at the table for a warming lunch on a rainy day.
It can also be really quick to make. Our Quick Winter Warming Tomato Soup just takes 20 minutes from start to finish and uses storecupboard ingredients no fuss and with some homemade bread, it’s delicious.
Vegetarian QUICK SOUP RECIPES
We love mixing in a vegetarian meal once or twice a week and soups are no different you can find out favourites that take a while over on our healthy meat-free soup recipes post.
This Gluten-Free and Dairy-Free Creamy Tomato Soup is the perfect comfort food for those nights you need a quick meal. Some gluten-free crackers or grilled cheese sandwich, and you’re set!
Super easy Tomato Tortellini Soup that’s ready in only 15 minutes! Such a lifesaver during those busy weeknights and holiday time!
This simple Easy Pea Soup recipe is made with frozen peas. It tastes delicious and is perfect when you want to get the meal on the table quickly.
A super easy weeknight soup, Thai Pumpkin Soup is full-flavoured, yet ready in under a half-hour. Easily control the spice level to suit your family’s preferences, and enjoy a taste of Thai cuisine.
This Vegetable Orzo Soup is packed with vegetables and flavour. With notes of citrus, this is the perfect bowl of comfort.
This Vegan Butternut Squash Soup is packed with flavor and sure to become a family favorite! A comforting and healthy butternut squash soup that can be made in under 30 minutes.
This simple, warming Escarole White Bean and Tomato Soup, full of complex flavors, is so nourishing and easily adapts to whatever you’ve got on hand. Make this your go-to winter soup. Naturally vegan with gluten-free options.
Hearty and comforting, this Lentil and Quinoa Soup is true one-pot wonder. Glutenfree, vegan and super food loaded.
Dump & start recipe for a quick & tasty Italian vegetarian soup, Pasta Fagioli. This hearty soup is made by simmering pasta & beans in a rich tomato broth. This easy meal can be made in an Instant Pot or stove, and is ready in 30 minutes!
Got a few pantry staples on hand? Combine these with just a couple of fresh veggies to make this Simple Vegetarian White Bean Soup, an easy & satisfying Meatless Monday soup recipe that can be on your table in 35 minutes!
This Crockpot Potato Soup is a Fall and Winter staple and a family favourite dinner! You’ll love how creamy and delicious this comfort food is to make!
Instant Pot Soups for Quick Mid-Week Family Meals
If you love potatoes and the hearty feeling that comes with devouring them, you’ll love this quick recipe for Instant Pot Potato Corn Chowder. A simple yet filling dish, it’s perfect for weeknights.
Minestrone Soup is a perfect family-friendly meal hearty enough for even the biggest appetites. It’s the easiest, and best Instant-Pot Minestrone Soup recipe ever and full of protein-packed beans and loaded with veggies. This soup is filling comfort food in a bowl.
This White Bean Soup is warm, creamy, and tastes wonderful! You can make it in your Instant Pot or slow cooker making it the perfect dinner option! It’s also naturally gluten-free and vegan!
The easiest ever, best and creamiest Dump and Start Instant Pot Chickpea Stew is just a few ingredients and minimal effort away. Comfort food, quick weeknight dinners and lazy lunches are at your fingertips with this awesome Moroccan Harira.
Potato Bacon Cheddar Soup is an easy one-pot potato soup, loaded with bacon and cheddar cheese.
Easy Meaty Soups For Rainy Day Lunches
Chicken Tortilla Soup, delicious easy soup that is a great way to use up leftover chicken you have around!
This Lemon Orzo Meatball soup is hearty from the pasta and meatballs, but with a light and lemony broth. Delicious on a cold and dreary day in 30 minutes!
Smoky Ham and White Bean Soup made easy in the Instant Pot, no need to presoak the beans.
Comforting homemade Chicken Noodle Soup made in 30 minutes!
More Family Soup Recipes to Enjoy
Not all soups are quick and if you have time to spend in the kitchen why not try some of our homemade soup ideas that even my fussy eaters love.
A family favourite is our roasted sweet bell pepper soup we have 2 different ideas for how to roast the peppers.
Another favourite was our roasted tomato soup with onions and garlic this is great served with grilled cheese sandwiches.