Take your pick of these healthy homemade vegetable soup recipes! The ingredients for each are varied, but all are healthy and nourishing. If you're looking for the perfect vegetable soup for dinner, browse below for Thai vegetable soup, high-fiber homemade lentil soup, miso soup and more. All of these soup recipes are vegetarian, and most are also vegan.
Looking for more soup recipes? Here's more vegetarian soup recipes to try. Enjoy!
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The only ingredients you need for a basic homemade vegetable soup are vegetables, water or vegetable broth, and a few spices. And that's all this basic vegetable soup recipe has. You can add potatoes or a whole grain such as quinoa to fill it out a bit. Simple, homemade, and nourishing. Need it to be gluten-free? Just be sure to use a homemade gluten-free vegetable broth, or, check out this collection of 41 gluten-free vegan soups.
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This crockpot split pea and vegetable soup is more of a hearty and filling stew than just another vegetable soup. It's filled with potatoes, green split peas, carrots, celery, and plenty of spices. It's just as comforting as a basic vegetable soup, with the traditional home-cooked American flavors, but with extra fiber and protein from green split peas.
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A simple but hearty vegetable soup recipe filled with tomatoes, carrots, celery, onion, and spinach, and rounded out with high-fiber barley. This tomato and barley vegetable soup is comforting and filling, and you'll make it again and again. The barley makes it more of a full meal than other vegetable soup recipes, so whip up a green salad, and call it a meal!
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Fill up this bean and barley vegetable soup with whatever veggies you happen to have on hand. Though the recipe calls for carrots and celery, just about any ingredients could be substituted. Try green beans, zucchini or cauliflower. Seven people have given this recipe five out of five stars, so you can be guaranteed it's a great vegetable soup recipe to try, particularly if you like barley!Continue to 5 of 10 below.
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Carrots, celery, onions, potatoes, and spinach combine with lentils for a low-fat and high-fiber vegetable soup. If you're looking for a simple and filling homemade vegetable soup recipe, this lentil and veggie soup is a good one. This healthy soup could be a main dish if served with some toasted garlic bread and a side green salad.
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Tomatoes and carrots form the base of this nourishing tomato and vegetable soup, and lightly sauteed tempeh adds both texture and some healthy vegetarian protein. Turn it into a full meal by serving it alongside grilled cheese sandwiches for a simple homemade lunch the kids will love. As an added bonus, this homemade soup is both a high-protein recipe and also low in calories.
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Instead of a vegetable broth-based soup, why not try a homemade Thai-style vegetable soup with a coconut milk base? The recipe calls for red peppers, fresh cilantro, carrots, lime juice and tomatoes, and the Thai flavor comes from a bit of cumin and cayenne too.
See also: More vegetarian Thai food recipes
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With five-stars, and low-fat, this unique homemade Moroccan vegetable stew is inspired by the flavors of Morocco and sweetened with a bit of apple juice and raisins, yet still has all the traditional vegetable soup ingredients such as tomatoes, carrots, and celery. If you need a vegetable soup recipe that is different from the rest, try this one. The chickpeas add extra protein and iron - perfect for vegetarians and vegans.Continue to 9 of 10 below.
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When it comes to simple and easy homemade vegetable soup recipes, adding a can of white beans and some Swiss chard is a great way to make a simple soup extra filling. As with most homemade vegetable soups, you can always vary the vegetables to use up whatever you need to get rid of in your fridge.
See also: More bean soup recipes.
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Not finding the perfect vegetarian vegetable soup recipe here? Not to worry, there's plenty more vegetarian soup recipes from simple miso soup recipes to full-meal soups with barley, lentil, vegetables and more. Try warming homemade bean soups, fat-free and vegan soups, gourmet artichoke soups and everything you could imagine, or check out this list of gluten-free vegan soup recipes to try.
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