If you think soups have to simmer all day or spend hours in the slow cooker for rich flavor, let this 30-minute cheeseburger soup recipe prove you wrong. Kid-friendly, fun, and oh-so-easy, cheeseburger soup is going to become a weeknight staple at your house. "Leave the grill off when you crave a cheeseburger in cold months and whip up this soup!" said one Test Kitchen Professional. This silky-smooth soup has all the flavor you love from your favorite cheeseburger recipe, and it couldn't be simpler to make. Sesame Seed Bun Croutons are the perfect topping, especially when paired with chopped tomatoes and Southern-favorite dill pickle chips. Ground beef has always been a weeknight favorite because it's crowd-pleasing and affordable, and this cheeseburger soup recipe gives us one more reason to love it. Warm up on a chilly winter night with your favorite flavors from the summer cookout and make your kids' new favorite soup recipe.