January 10, 2023 4 min read
One of the best ways to combat a cold winter evening is with a big, warm bowl of soup. If you’re feeling a little congested or under the weather, you might want to opt for soup with a kick.
Hot soups, sauces, and seasonings are common natural remedies when you’re feeling ill. Some research even suggests spicy foods can help clear up chest congestion and nasal stuffiness.
Now, if you’re suffering from flu-like symptoms, you don’t need to take a bite out of a habanero to reap spicy benefits. In fact, we recommend youdon’t do that. Instead, try out one of these three spicy soup recipes that really put theeatinheat.
Chicken noodle soup is the quintessential soup for when you’re feeling under the weather. If you have a palate that prefers more complex flavors, this simple spicy chicken soup recipe is perfect for you!
Looking for a spicy, vegetarian-friendly soup? This spicy butternut squash soup is a healthy dish with complex flavors.
There is no better meal on a cold winter evening than tomato soup and a grilled cheese sandwich. Turn up the heat even further with this quick and easy spicy tomato soup recipe! It’s one of the easiest and tastiest spicy soup recipes we have.
While we’ve rounded up a few of our favorite spicy soup recipes in this post, it’s not difficult to turn up the heat on your favorite soup dishes. For instance, if you’re looking to add a little spice to your favorite soup recipe, you can try adding hot sauces like sriracha, dried spices like cayenne, or fresh peppers like jalapenos.
If you don’t want a super spicy soup recipe, you must add sweeter ingredients like honey or sugar to balance out the flavors. Adding pepper jelly to your soup adds a subtle heat with a natural sweetness from the jelly.
We may be a little biased, but Grandma Jones’ Pepper Jelly makes a great addition to your family soup recipes that need a little heat. And with eight delicious flavors, you can find the best match to add some sweet heat to any meal!
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