Corn and Green Chili Soup

An easy, delicious soup to enjoy on a brisk evening. 6 servings. 6 cups frozen corn kernels (broken into 2 parts), thawed 1 cup chicken broth 4 tablespoons butter 2 cups LDF milk 1 clove garlic, minced 1 teaspoon dried oregano salt 1 – 4 oz. can diced green chilies pepper 2 cups Tillamook Colby […]

Curried Butternut Squash Bisque

Delicious! Enjoy with fresh baguette slices. 6-8 servings. 4 Tbs. extra virgin olive oil, divided 2 tsp. crushed coriander 2 cloves fresh garlic chopped ½ large yellow onion chopped ½ butternut squash, peeled and cubed 1 tub Hope Thai Coconut Curry Hummus 2 cups vegetable broth In 2 Tbs. oil, sauté garlic and coriander. Add […]

Christmas Eve Oyster Stew

A Christmas tradition. ½ cup butter 1 cup minced celery 3 tablespoons minced shallots 1 quart half-and-half cream 2 (12 ounce) containers fresh shucked oysters, undrained salt and ground black pepper to taste 1 pinch cayenne pepper, or to taste Melt the butter in a large skillet over medium heat, and cook the celery and shallots […]

Creamy Ham and Potato Soup

2 cups Longmont Dairy 2% or whole milk 4 cups of peeled and diced potatoes 1 cup frozen corn 1-2 cups of diced cooked ham (may include ham bone during cooking for extra flavor) ½ cup finely chopped onion 1 tsp. celery salt 1 Tbsp. chopped garlic 4 cups of water 2 Tbsp. chicken bouillon […]

Potato Cheese Soup

by Craig Stottlemyer Makes 15 cups of soup Ingredients: 4 ½ cups water 2 teaspoons salt 1 sweet onion ½ bulb garlic 1/3 of one bunch of celery (leaves are OK!) black pepper (to taste) 5 lbs potatoes 4 oz cream cheese ½ lb Colby Jack cheese 2 cups half and half Directions: Start the […]

Wild Rice Soup

2 Tbs. Margarine 1 cup sliced celery (about 2 medium stalks) 1 cup coarsely shredded carrot (about 1 medium) 1/2 cup chopped onion (about 1 medium) 1/2 cup chopped green bell pepper (about 1 small) 3 TBS. All-purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1 1/2 cups cooked wild rice 2 1/2 cups Vegetable Stock – (2 […]

Roasted Olathe Corn and Poblano Soup

Chef Aaron Bennett, Ritz CarltonClub-Willow Creek Bistro, Aspen Highlands This recipe was shared by special permission from Colorado Proud. For more great recipes visit their website at www.ColoradoProud.or 12 ears of fresh Olathe Colorado corn 1 1/2 large white onion small diced 2 red bell peppers small diced 3 poblano peppers small diced 3 jalapeños […]

Lentil Soup

Serve with hearty bread and green salad. 3 bacon slices 2 cups chopped leek 1 cup chopped onion 3 cups water 2 cups peeled, chopped potato 1 cup dried lentils 3/4 cup chopped carrot 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 ( 16 ounce) can fat-free, less sodium chicken broth 1/2 cup cream 2 tablespoons dry sherry Brown […]

Homemade Buttermilk

You don’t have buttermilk, but you are desperate for homemade buttermilk pancakes or biscuits. What are you going to do? Here is a quick and easy solution! 1 Cup Whole Milk Add one of the following ingredients: 1 3/4 Tablespoons cream of tarter 1 Tablespoon white vinegar 1 Tablespoon lemon juice Add one of the […]

Creamy Tomato Basil Soup

Try this recipe for success and make the one you love very happy. 4 tomatoes – peeled, seeded, and diced 4 cups tomato juice 14 leaves fresh basil 1 cup heavy whipping cream 1/2 cup butter sea salt and pepper, to taste Pinch of sugar, to taste (removes any bitterness the tomatoes may have and […]