Celery root soup with apples and Hawaji from the Zahav cookbook.

Now that it is unmistakably fall, I’m trying to deal with it by embracing autumnal dishes, including soups. Michael isn’t the biggest fan of soup, but I’ve made inroads with him thanks to how refreshing gazpacho is during the summer. That said, when it comes to cold-weather soups, I need to show him something compelling…

Frozen pea soup from José Andrés’ Vegetables Unleashed.

As I write this, spring is coming to a close but you would be forgiven for thinking it’s already summer by how hot it is in various parts of the country. Hot weather always makes me want to eat raw fish or fish that’s been cooked in acid and sip on cold soups. While gazpachos…

Pantry cooking with Stephanie Izard: chilled sweet onion soup.

Probably the biggest score I made when doing a stocking-up grocery trip two Fridays ago was to get six pounds of frozen shrimp for the price of two, thanks to the Teet’s buy one, get two special. We polished off the first bag that Sunday, and then I decided to use another pound this week…

Garlic soup, Basque-style, from Basque Country.

With winter starting officially as of this past Saturday, I’m finding myself seriously craving some soup. I’m more than ready to make some pressure cooker pho, pasta e fagioli, and even some carrot-ginger soup in the next few weeks, but the soup I am planning to make before all of those is a Basque-style soup…