25 Fall Soups, Chowders and Chilies

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When the temperature starts dropping, I am drawn to meals that warm my family from the inside out. Soups are perfect for that. If fall is in full swing where you are, here are some fantastic fall soups, chowders, bisques, and chilies you can add to your dinner menu. Serve bowls with a fresh green salad and some crusty bread, and you have a hearty, filling, comfort food meal you’ll look forward to.

 Soups

Soups are so versatile. Pick a protein, a broth, some vegetables, and flavorful seasonings, and you can create some wonderful concoctions, as the following recipes prove.

This easy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup is rich, comforting, and a little bit creamy.

Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

via Fake Ginger

Chicken, cheese, black beans, enchilada sauce, and more combine in this thick and cheesy 20-Minute Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Soup you can have on the table in no time.

20-Minute Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Soup

via Gimme Some Oven

One of Cyndy’s staple soup recipes, this Rosemary Chicken and Tortellini Soup is full of flavorful chicken, vegetables, and herbs.

Rosemary Chicken and Tortellini Sou

The Creativity Exchange

via The Creativity Exchange

Pot roast, potatoes, corn, carrots, and beans swim in a tomato base in this nostalgic Old-Fashioned Vegetable Beef Soup.

Old-Fashioned Vegetable Beef Soup

via Smile Sandwich

This Easy Zuppa Toscana marries hot Italian sausage, onion, kale, gnocchi, and cream—it’s the definition of comfort food.

Easy Zuppa Toscana

via Gimmie Some Oven

Thick and rich, this Tortellini Soup with Italian Sausage and Spinach is an easy one-pot soup that’s perfect served with crusty Parmesan crostini.

Tortellini Soup with Italian Sausage and Spinach

via Yellow Bliss Road

Caramelized onions, rich beef broth, and three kinds of cheese—this is called The Best Homemade French Onion Soup for a reason.

The Best Homemade French Onion Soup

via American Heritage Cooking

This Mexican Street Corn Soup marries corn with the best Mexican flavors.

Mexican Street Corn Soup

via Striped Spatula

Quite simply, this creamy Spicy and Creamy Pumpkin Soup is fall in a bowl.

Spicy and Creamy Pumpkin Soup

via Cooking and Beer

Beer Cheese Soup. I’m not sure there’s much more to say, except that this creamy soup is thick and hearty and delicious.

Beer Cheese Soup

via Brita Britnell

A grown-up version of traditional cream of mushroom soup, this Creamy Roasted Mushroom and Brie Soup features loads of earthy mushrooms, Brie cheese, white wine, and cream.

Creamy Roasted Mushroom and Brie Soup

via Closet Cooking

This Creamy Parmesan Tomato and Spinach Tortellini Soup is warm and filling. (For a Creamy Parmesan Mushroom and Spinach Tortellini Soup variation, try this recipe.)

Creamy Parmesan Tomato and Spinach Tortellini Soup

via Closet Cooking

 Chowders

Chowders are rich and creamy bowls of warmth on chilly evenings. Here are a few you might like to try.

Chicken, corn, cream, bacon, and potatoes make up this tasty Creamy Chicken and Corn Chowder.

Creamy Chicken and Corn Chowder

via Cooking Classy

Cajun flavors abound in this sensational Bayou Crab Chowder.

Bayou Crab Chowder

via A Kitchen Hoor’s Adventures

This Smokey Ham, Potato, and Corn Chowder encompasses all the comfort and warmth you crave in a chowder.

Smokey Ham, Potato, and Corn Chowder

via First Home Love Life

Rich and flavorful, this Fresh Corn Zucchini Chowder is loaded with nutritious vegetables.

Fresh Corn Zucchini Chowder

via Little Spice Jar

Over the years, Cyndy has perfected her Texas Corn Chowder with Smoked Gouda recipe. It’s warm and filling—with a kick.

Texas Corn Chowder with Smoked Gouda. The Creativity Exchange

via The Creativity Exchange

Beautiful Bisques

I always thought bisques were more complicated to make than other soups, but as you’ll see from these recipes, that’s not at all the case. They’re beautiful and delicious.

A sophisticated version of tomato soup, this Tomato Bisque is perfect paired with Smoked Gouda Grilled Cheese Dippers.

Tomato Bisque with Smoked Gouda Grilled Cheese Dippers

via Will Cook for Smiles

One spoonful of this flavorful Cajun Shrimp Bisque, and you’ll be whisked away to New Orleans.

Cajun Shrimp Bisque

via Bev Cooks

Roasted red peppers are the star of this rich and creamy Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Bisque.

Roasted Red Pepper and Tomato Bisque

via Gone Girl Gourmet

Hearty Chilies

Chili is my go-to cool-weather dish, and I have adjusted my recipe over the years as my tastes have changed. Chilies are thick, hearty, and easily adaptable but always filling.

Cannellini beans lend a creaminess to this lovely White Chicken Chili.

White Chicken Chili

via Cooking Classy

This Creamy Taco Chicken Chili couldn’t be easier. Just add the ingredients to your slow cooker, and soon you’ll have a mouthwatering meal ready to serve.

Creamy Taco Chicken Chili

via Chelsea’s Messy Apron

If you’re looking for a beef-based chili, this version, dubbed The Best Chili on Earth, is for you.

Best Chili on Earth

via Pip and Ebby

Turkey, butternut squash, bell peppers, and black beans provide the foundation for this healthy Butternut Squash and Turkey Chili.

Butternut Squash and Turkey Chili

via Chew Out Loud

Soups are a great way to nourish and warm your family. With these soups, chowders, bisques, and chilies, you can welcome fall to your dinner table one delicious bowl at a time.

Thanks for stopping by!
Christy

About Christy Wagner

Hi! I’m Christy, an editor and writer. My husband, Keith, and I live in Fishers, Indiana, where I enjoy reading, writing, crocheting, quilting, embroidering, pouring candles, gardening, baking, and just about anything else creative. I’m so excited to be teaming up with Cyndy and sharing some fun ideas on The Creativity Exchange!

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One Response to 25 Fall Soups, Chowders and Chilies

  1. Great collection, just in time for Fall. Shared on my blog.

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