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Pasta is a versatile, delicious, comforting and economical staple in many kitchens. We’ve found 8 of the best pasta soups turned comfort soups for you to make this winter!
Old-fashioned beef & macaroni soup
A mixture of ground beef, pasta and diced tomatoes, beef-a-roni was a childhood staple. Divas Can Cook has taken that typical childhood meal and made it into a homemade soup. Diced tomatoes, pasta and fresh seasonings are added to ground beef to bring this meal to the next stage. This beef and macaroni soup is a tasty dinner.
Garden vegetable lasagna soup
Lasagna is the ultimate comfort food. Budget Bytes has created a garden vegetable lasagna soup with all the ingredients of lasagna but without all the heaviness. Throwing in traditional soup veggies with vegetable lasagna veggies makes this a nutritious soup to boot.
Sopa de fideos Mexican noodle soup
Mexican noodle soup, or sopa de fideos, will be your new family favorite. Amanda’s Cookin’ calls for thin angel hair pasta, diced tomatoes, onions and garlic. This soup comes together quickly and comforts from the inside out.
Beef stroganoff soup
Beef stroganoff — another comfort food — combines beef sirloin in a sour cream sauce over pasta. Jo Cooks has re-created this down-home staple and added beef broth to make beef stroganoff soup. With beef, broth, seasonings and egg noodles, this soup is comfort in a bowl.
Tortellini minestrone soup
It’s almost too easy: Take freezer aisle tortellini, add broth and seasonings, serve with bread and dinner is done. Lemon Tree Dwelling has made a super easy yet delicious tortellini minestrone soup from chunky vegetables, red kidney beans, tortellini and chicken broth. This recipe is perfect for when you just don’t know what to make for dinner.
Easy chicken alfredo soup
Chicken Alfredo, that wonderful pasta dish from Italian food restaurants around the globe, is a rich and creamy meal. Lil Luna has turned a classic Italian meal into a soul-filling easy chicken Alfredo soup. Starting from a roux, chicken broth is added for the soup base, then tortellini is added. Each delectable bite is full of pasta, cheese and chicken.
Spaghetti and meatball soup
Spaghetti and meatballs is a favorite meal everywhere. How about a spaghetti and meatball soup from Chef in Training? This soup of bite-sized meatballs in a tomato-based broth with spaghetti noodles is a creative take on an old family stand-by.
5-ingredient cozy pasta and parmesan soup
Pasta and cheese are the most comforting of all foods. This 5-ingredient cozy pasta and parmesan soup from Cheeky Kitchen is all sorts of fulfilling. The recipe calls for the cutest of all pastas, ditalini, and adds it to an easy chicken-stock-based soup. Add cheese and you have a big bowl of cheesy pasta soup. There’s no better way to spend a winter night than with a bowl of this soup.