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Virginia Square Towers Blog, Arlington, VA  January is appropriately National Soup Month, and we've got a few tasty soup recipes to share.

Welcome back to the Virginia Square Towers Blog! In this post, we are celebrating National Soup Month, which is appropriately celebrated in the month of January, by sharing a few of our favorite soup recipes. Stay warm in your Arlington, Virginia apartment with a bowl of warm soup!


Egg Drop Soup from Kitchn

This type of soup is normally served at any Chinese restaurant, but you don’t need to go to a restaurant to enjoy it! Make it in your apartment with the following ingredients: chicken or vegetable stock, eggs, salt or soy sauce. You can also add in extra ingredients for some additional flavor, if you wish, such as fresh ginger, lemongrass, peppercorns, whole cloves, a cinnamon stick, spring onions, mushrooms, and more.


Roasted Butternut Squash Soup from Chowhound

This fall favorite is perfect for any time of the year! To make it, you will need butternut squash, unsalted butter, a granny smith apple, yellow onions, sage leaves, vegetable or chicken broth, water, salt, black pepper, heavy cream, and toasted pumpkin seeds (optional).


Chicken Tortilla Soup from Genius Kitchen

Enjoy all the flavors and spices of a chicken enchilada in this chicken tortilla soup. To make it, you will need the following ingredients: olive oil, onion, garlic cloves, jalapeno, green pepper, chicken breasts, frozen corn, water or dry white wine, cumin, chili powder, cayenne pepper, chicken broth, diced tomatoes, and tomato sauce. Serve with your favorite brand of tortilla chips.


Creamy Potato Soup from Cooking Classy

This rich and creamy potato soup is loaded with russet potatoes, yellow onions, chopped carrots, diced celery, chicken broth, salt, ground black pepper, butter, flour, milk, and sour cream. Serve with crumbled bacon or chopped cooked ham, shredded cheddar cheese, and chopped green onions or chives.


What is your favorite type of soup? Let us know in the comments and feel free to share any of your favorite soup recipes as well. Thanks for reading our post. Have a great National Soup Month here in Arlington, VA!