Cookbook Giveaway - Soup Swap

Fall is upon us and there's no better way to welcome it than with heartwarming bowls of homemade soup. In Kathy Gunst's new title, Soup Swap, soup lovers will find 60 recipes, featuring such classics as creamy Tomato Soup with Grilled-Cheese Croutons plus international favorites like Thai Red Curry-Chicken Noodle Soup. Each recipe has suggested sides to make it a meal and tips for easy transporting, which makes them just right to bring to a soup swap where everyone can sample the offerings and then take home a variety of leftovers to enjoy at a later time. Whether taken to the party or savored at home, this trusted collection of soups, stews, and chowders is sure to satisfy all year long.

You can learn more about Soup Swap in our author interview with Kathy. We're delighted to offer 5 copies of the book to EYB Members in U.S. and Canada. One of the entry options is to answer the following question in the comments section of this blog post:

What soup is your favorite?

Please note that you must be logged into the Rafflecopter contest before posting or your entry won't be counted. If you are not already a Member, you can join at no cost. The contest ends October 14, 2016.


  • imjammin2  on  9/14/2016 at 9:12 AM

    My favorite soup is actually a toss up between split pea and tomato!

  • lebarron2001  on  9/14/2016 at 10:32 AM

    Pasta Fajole

  • joneshayley  on  9/14/2016 at 11:20 AM

    an ottolenghi cabbage and parmesan soup. sounds awful- tastes delicious

  • meggan  on  9/14/2016 at 12:19 PM

    So many! Love any cream or yogurt based soups.

  • verorenee  on  9/14/2016 at 12:20 PM

    Classic chicken noodle soup!

  • jlemoine  on  9/14/2016 at 12:37 PM

    I agree with good old chicken noodle.

  • rivergait  on  9/14/2016 at 1:00 PM

    Knock-off riff on Olive Garden's Zuppa Toscana.

  • dbielick  on  9/14/2016 at 2:24 PM

    Split pea or creamy mushroom

  • Lmeyers520  on  9/14/2016 at 2:51 PM

    I'm a soup lover, I love everything from chicken noodle to Autumn Squash soup and everything in between!

  • lauriesk  on  9/14/2016 at 6:14 PM

    My favorite soup is lentil.

  •  on  9/14/2016 at 7:30 PM

    My favourite fall soup: borscht chock full of vegetables... topped with rich sour cream

  • Mariarosa  on  9/14/2016 at 8:03 PM

    Mulligatawny soup!

  • Nancith  on  9/14/2016 at 8:11 PM

    Love all kinds of soup--hard to choose! Let's say pumpkin soup, so evocative of autumn

  • Gilion  on  9/14/2016 at 8:11 PM

    "Refrigerator Soup" made from the leftovers in the fridge!

  • adrienneyoung  on  9/14/2016 at 10:47 PM

    Dorie Greenspan's mushroom soup. Yum...

  • juazella  on  9/14/2016 at 10:57 PM

    corn chowder is my favorite

  • bching  on  9/14/2016 at 11:44 PM

    The cream of mushroom soup in James Peterson's Soup Cookbook is my favorite

  • sarahcooks  on  9/15/2016 at 7:41 AM

    Ecuadorian peanut soup

  • Zosia  on  9/15/2016 at 10:56 AM


  • sherrib  on  9/15/2016 at 2:31 PM

    My favorite soup is potato leek!

  • camtncook  on  9/15/2016 at 2:50 PM

    Cream of Mushroom...

  • Teruska  on  9/15/2016 at 5:04 PM

    We have served a tomato soup with grilled cheese croutons ~ a big hit! Love lentil and bean soups.

  • WillowMyrtle  on  9/16/2016 at 5:40 AM

    Red lentil with baked sweet potato, pumpkin and corn. Delish!

  • sharpcatherine  on  9/16/2016 at 8:41 AM

    Cauliflower soup is my favourite: I love how different cauliflower is depending on the cooking method.

  • sarahawker  on  9/16/2016 at 11:10 AM

    Potato soup with lots of bacon.

  • Siegal  on  9/16/2016 at 7:28 PM

    I love a good split pean

  • Lyndaherman  on  9/16/2016 at 10:12 PM

    I love mushroom barley soup.

  • pandapotamus  on  9/16/2016 at 11:21 PM

    pasta fagioli!

  • t.t  on  9/17/2016 at 12:00 AM


  • lkleit  on  9/17/2016 at 10:39 AM

    My favorite soup is one my mother made for me using beef short ribs and her home made hand rolled egg noodles. She only used onion, carrots, celery, parsley, salt and pepper to make the broth but it always had such depth of flavor.

  • tennyogirl  on  9/17/2016 at 1:55 PM

    One of my favorites is tonkotsu ramen

  • sgump  on  9/17/2016 at 9:38 PM

    Red lentil soup with dried apricots and cumin: I can keep eating and eating and eating. . . .

  • lindaeatsherbooks  on  9/18/2016 at 12:30 AM

    My favourite soup is French onion with a cheesy bun on top.

  • trudys_person  on  9/18/2016 at 10:42 AM

    Italian Wedding Soup!

  • ravensfan  on  9/18/2016 at 11:46 AM

    Cream of crab soup

  • annieski  on  9/19/2016 at 4:00 AM

    So hard to say... Potato leek? Mushroom barley? Vegetarian Matzo ball? All good. Tomato with grilled cheese croutons?

  • vinochic  on  9/19/2016 at 3:19 PM

    I love soup! Especially Ribollita!

  • JanScholl  on  9/20/2016 at 3:26 AM

    Tomato. Any kind as long as it's vegetarian. Nom!

  • Summerlandsky  on  9/20/2016 at 6:41 PM

    Chicken noodle! Especially with homemade stock and noodles.

  • matag  on  9/21/2016 at 11:47 AM

    Anything with garlic

  • cocecitycook  on  9/23/2016 at 3:38 PM

    Lentil soup with sausage and greens.

  • RNJessicaK  on  9/24/2016 at 6:32 PM

    Broccoli Cheddar

  • clairew137  on  9/25/2016 at 3:56 AM

    Broccoli and Stilton

  • Waderu  on  9/27/2016 at 12:19 PM


  • robinorig  on  9/27/2016 at 7:34 PM

    It's hard to choose just one! I love diferent ones for different seasons... gazpacho in summer for sure! I love good chicken soup with matzoh balls, chowders, red lentil soup, any kind of asian noodle soup or miso soup, a good vichysoisse (just made a zucchini kale one).... just also made an Ottolenghi corn and squash soup with chipotle....

  • NaomiH  on  9/28/2016 at 8:48 AM

    I love brunswick stew - is that a soup? My version is definitely more soup than stew.

  • Terra5  on  9/30/2016 at 1:32 AM

    Creamy tomato soup is the best.

  • cadfael  on  9/30/2016 at 3:38 AM

    Scotch broth or beef and barley

  • tarae1204  on  9/30/2016 at 5:49 AM

    A pear and fennel soup - just two pears, two fennel bulbs and one onion cooked in broth and pureed.

  • mfl  on  9/30/2016 at 9:14 AM

    celery and celery root chowder

  • Bhukhhad  on  9/30/2016 at 9:50 AM

    Pumpkin lentil soup

  • ruchi925  on  9/30/2016 at 10:32 AM

    potato leek

  • love2chow  on  9/30/2016 at 12:10 PM

    split pea with ham

  • Kayevee  on  9/30/2016 at 10:36 PM

    Leek and Potato!

  • rosalee  on  9/30/2016 at 10:56 PM

    Any type of ramen....

  • Radiantpurple  on  10/1/2016 at 2:40 PM

    My mothers homemade barley soup made with the leftovers of her boiled dinner!!

  • Sofie168  on  10/1/2016 at 6:25 PM

    I love 'em all!

  • Irini  on  10/1/2016 at 9:23 PM

    Easy to make? Crushed (Red) Lentil. Time-consuming to make, but delicious and enjoyable (especially when someone else makes it!)? Mageritsa (the Greek Easter soup)

  • Frogcake  on  10/2/2016 at 6:49 AM

    Cream of tomato soup

  • hdolman  on  10/2/2016 at 8:06 AM

    Love the carrot and ginger!

  • kayanelson  on  10/2/2016 at 9:50 AM

    This is tough as I love to have soup with a salad for lunch. Shrimp bisque is a favorite. Potato leek, french onion, the list goes on and on.

  • drb  on  10/2/2016 at 12:08 PM

    I love so many soups, but I will choose Cappelletti, a favorite my Umbrian grandmother made at Christmas and Easter.

  • Shana.  on  10/2/2016 at 2:18 PM


  • PeggyB  on  10/4/2016 at 12:59 AM

    Cat Cora's Avgolemeno (Chicken Soup with Egg-Lemon Sauce)

  • Katiefayhutson  on  10/5/2016 at 11:36 PM

    Minestrone and chicken tortilla

  • bangss  on  10/7/2016 at 9:17 PM

    Any soup that comes with a panini...? *grin*

  • pgarcia  on  10/8/2016 at 5:22 PM

    I am a huge soup lover .... Favorite depends on the season and my mood!

  • alirov  on  10/11/2016 at 7:58 PM

    Russian borsch.

  • RuthGo  on  10/12/2016 at 1:10 PM

    I like a wide variety but if I'm cold a great mushroom barley soup hits the spot.

  • auntietina  on  10/13/2016 at 3:09 AM

    I love a good cream of mushroom soup.

  • daniellespinato1  on  10/13/2016 at 10:31 AM

    I'll eat virtually any soup with butternut squash in it!

  • cheftina888  on  10/15/2016 at 9:46 AM

    soup season starts - Love to try different soups with hearty grains and vegetables in it. I love beef vegetable barley soup

  • Nsteinen  on  10/16/2016 at 1:09 PM

    Butternut squash!

  • ydixon57  on  10/17/2016 at 3:00 AM


  • ballen  on  10/17/2016 at 6:08 AM

    she-crab soup

  • hillsboroks  on  10/17/2016 at 3:52 PM

    I adore mushroom soup.

  • JulieG1002  on  10/18/2016 at 12:02 AM

    Garlic soup is my favorite

  • AGENT99  on  10/18/2016 at 3:01 AM

    French Onion

  • lhudson  on  10/18/2016 at 7:35 AM

    A good beer cheese soup.

  • DJBWA  on  10/18/2016 at 9:58 AM

    Lentil Soup

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