9 Meatless Soups & Stews to Warm Up Winter

November 30th, 2015


Winter is here, and with it all the hearty and savory foods of the season!

One-pot meals like soups or stews can be simple to assemble, easy to cook, and even easier to clean up (just one pot and your prep utensils). A simmering stockpot on the stove is a welcome sight for friends and family, whether you’re having a quiet dinner at home or a celebrating a festive occasion.

These cozy soups and stews are bound to keep you warm on Meatless Monday; they’re delicious and hearty enough to make a perfect winter meal for any day of the week! For a time-saving trick, try making a big pot of one of your favorite recipes on Sunday night, and pack it away as an easy lunch you can bring with you to work, school, or wherever you’re off to during the day. A thermos full of something warm is a great way to take the chill out of a frosty day.

These recipes come from Meatless Monday bloggers, and feature some meatless favorite foods of the season. Hearty squashes, earthy root vegetables, and flavorful cooking greens add color, texture and taste to winter meals. You can make soups with almost any vegetables you have on hand, and these recipes call for a variety of ingredients that is sure to inspire!

Greek Lentil Soup Fakes, Veggies Don’t Bite

Greek Lentil Soup- "Fakes", Veggies Don't Bite

Pumpkin Goulash with Bread Dumplings, Elephantastic Vegan

Pumpkin Goulash with Bread Dumplings, Elephantastic Vegan

Asparagus Potato Leek Soup, Feed Me Phoebe

Asparagus Potato Leek Soup, Feed Me Phoebe

Seitan, Kale & Butternut Squash Stew, Oh My Veggies

Seitan, Kale & Butternut Squash Stew, Oh My Veggies

Spicy Roasted Butternut Squash Soup, Eat Healthy Eat Happy

Spicy Roasted Butternut Squash Soup, Eat Healthy Eat Happy

Vegan Creamy Spinach Soup, Crackle and Temper

Vegan Creamy Spinach Soup, Crackle and Temper

Vegetarian Onion Soup, Lydia’s Flexitarian Kitchen

Vegetarian Onion Soup, Lydia's Flexitarian Kitchen

Autumn Harvest Soup with Butternut Squash and Kale, Kalyn’s Kitchen

Autumn Harvest Soup with Butternut Squash and Kale, Kalyn's Kitchen

Persian Eggplant Stew, In My Bowl

Persian Eggplant Stew, In My Bowl

 

Hungry for more?

Find more ideas on our Meatless Menu: Soup’s On! Pinterest board or visit the Meatless Monday recipe archive for hearty entrees and savory side dishes that will keep you warm all winter long.