That's why she often serves Cheesy Broccoli Soup. 'This creamy and flavorful soup goes together in a flash because it uses frozen chopped broccoli and process American cheese,' she explains. Plus, it's easy to warm up if Bob works late. 'He likes it so much that when he grocery shops, he always makes sure the ingredients for this soup are on the list,' she reports.
'White Bean 'n' Ham Soup, for example is a winner on all three levels,' she explains. 'It's economical quick and yummy!' Bissy notes that while canned beans make this hearty main dish a fast fix, you can say money by soaking and cooking dry beans instead.
This creamy chicken and corn chowder, made spicy with ground cumin, green chilies, and hot pepper sauce, will warm you right through. Shredded Monterey jack cheese and half and half make this soup rich and delicious.
Cannellini beans, native to Tuscany, work beautifully in this rustic soup because they hold their shape after simmering in the flavorful broth. Serve with a crusty Italian bread, such as ciabatta, and a salad of bitter greens.