Staff Picks

Ham-and-Bean Soup Recipe

Rating: 5 stars 4
A leftover Easter ham bone is the foundation for this easy, hearty meal.

Old-Fashioned Chicken And Dumplings Recipe

Rating: 3.5 stars 7
Mrs. Morton Smith experimented for years with different methods of making the perfect chicken and dumplings.

Slow-Cooker Corn Chowder Recipe

This creamy soup makes an indulgent but not too heavy meal on a hot summer day.

Soulful Chicken Soup

Rating: 5 stars 1
Lucky for you, this slow cooker chicken soup recipe is about to become your new go-to.

Slow-Cooker French Onion Soup

Rating: 5 stars 6
Thanks to your slow-cooker, this soup is filled with flavor without all the work.

Creamy Potato-and-Ham Hock Slow-Cooker Soup Recipe

Rating: 5 stars 2
This smoked ham hock soup is big on flavor and low on effort.

Navy Bean and Ham Soup Recipe

Rating: 3.5 stars 3
This slow-cooker recipe couldn't be easier.

Slow Cooker Lentil Soup

Rating: 3 stars 2
This colorful lentil soup is a kitchen staple any time of year.

Green Chile-Chicken Soup

A great make-ahead option for any night of the week.

Capitol Hill Bean Soup Recipe

Rating: 4 stars 4
Hearty bean soup has been on the menu in the Senate's restaurant every day since at least 1903.

Quick Shrimp and Corn Chowder

Rating: 5 stars 3
This light and flavorful chowder is perfect for late spring dinners.

Classic Hoppin' John Recipe

Rating: 4.5 stars 11
This Southern staple serves up a generous helping of comfort and tradition.

Inspiration and Ideas

Slow-Cooker Cheddar Soup

The key to this cheesy soup? A pretzel bread bowl.