Let's be honest: The only thing we want to eat when we're sick is a bowlful of brothyВ soup. Seeing asВ cold-and-fluВ seasonВ is officially upon us, we tapped some of our favorite foodies to source delicious,В healthy immune-boosting recipesВ that we can easily whip up as soon as we start sniffling.В Now all that's left to do is grab a spoon, queue up a binge-worthy show, and slurp theseВ reviving soups.
Spanning a detox vegetable soup that "heals all" to a spicy garlic pepper soba soup that will perk you up, these are theВ 10 best soups for a cold that were practically made for days when you're feeling under the weather. Go ahead and call in sick so you can cook yourself back to health with these recipes.В All of us here at MyDomaine are wishing you a quick and speedy recovery.
Creamy White Bean SoupThe First Mess
"Almost every soup recipe uses the descriptors of 'soothing' and 'restorative,' and this one is very honestly both," confesses recipe creator Laura of The First Mess. Loaded with simple, good-for-you ingredients like kale, garlic, and lemon juice, it's not hard to see why she describes this creamy white bean soup that way.
Mean Green Detox Vegetable SoupHalf Baked Harvest
Filled with nutrient-rich ingredients (think kale, carrots, and purple cabbage), it's no wonder recipe creator Tieghan of HalfВ Baked Harvest claims this Mean Green Detox Vegetable SoupВ "heals all," saying she makes it any time she feels sickness coming on.ВRevol Grands Classiques Bowl $88Shop
Garlic Pepper Soba With Chili-Roasted TofuThe First Mess
Boasting immune-boosting garlic, chili flakes, and lime juice, this garlic pepper soba is a heartier, healthier take on store-bought ramen that doesn't compromise on comfort-food vibes. Recipe creator Laura of The First Mess deems it "an easy, slurp-y bowl of noodle soup with lots of feel-good ingredients."
Chicken Noodle SoupSpoon Fork Bacon
What's more comforting than a bowlful ofВ classic chicken noodle soup when you have a cold? Spoon Fork Bacon's recipe calls for all the staple ingredients-celery, carrots, and noodles, of course-along with fresh thyme andВ chives to take the dish to the next level. You might just swear off the canned variety for good.Parachute Chambray Fringe Napkins $29Shop
Old-School Tomato SoupStuck in the Kitchen
The only thing better than a comforting bowl of tomato soup is anВ easy-to-make bowlВ of tomato soup. "Essentially, you just cook the onions for a bit then throw everything else in the pot for half an hour, then give it a whiz," says recipe creator Sarah of Stuck in the Kitchen.
Miso Dumpling SoupHalf Baked Harvest
If you're feeling under the weather, thisВ flavorfulВ miso dumpling soupВ will perk you right up. Brimming with nutrient-rich autumn squash, this "soup is so flavorful that you'll find yourself making this over and over," promises recipe creator Tieghan of Half Baked Harvest.Rosenthal Suomi White Soup Cup $80Shop
Tomato Artichoke Lentil StewA Couple Cooks
Recipe creator Sonja of A Couple Cooks describes this nourishing tomato artichoke lentil stew as having "an earthy, Italian flair." Featuring hearty red lentils, leafy kale, and tasty artichoke hearts, this isn't your typical tomato soup (in the best possible way).Le Creuset Pot Holder Oven Glove $20Shop
White Bean Chicken SoupThe Modern Proper
Don't be fooled. ThisВ white bean chicken soup isn't yourВ average chicken soup recipe.В It gets a spicy kick from sliced jalapenГ±os and a fresh finish from a sprinkling of fresh dill. Trust us, you'll be making this hearty, brothy soup on repeat until you're back to 100%.Shun Kanso 8 Chef's Knife $115Shop
Turkey Pozole RojoThe Modern Proper
The best part about thisВ turkey pozole rojo recipe isn't that it's loaded with hearty ingredients like cabbage, hominy, and carrots. Nope. It's that it comes together in one pot in about an hour. Yep. In 60 minutes, you can be enjoying this Mexican-inspired dish.Oxo Stainless Steel Can Opener $20Shop
Vegetable Curry SoupThe Modern Proper
Chock-full of broccoli, eggplant, mushrooms, and red bell peppers, thisВ vegetable curry soup will nurse you back to health with its nutrient-rich ingredients. Just add a side of naanВ to sop up every last delicious drop.Sambonet Hannah Soup Ladle $95Shop
This story was originally published onВ March 3, 2018, and has since been updated.
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