Cold weather and hot soup go hand in hand - there's nothing better on a blustery day than a steaming bowl of brothy, vegetable-riddled goodness.
Soup is also, happily, one of the easiest dishes to make for your family. Even if you're not an experienced gourmet cook, you can find plenty of recipes online to suit your skill level.
We're always on the lookout for new and interesting takes on our favorite foods and we found 13 incredible (truly incredible!) soup recipes that quite literally took our breath away.
Special kudos to Cannelle et Vanille and Verses From My Kitchen - food blogs that appear more than once on this short list.
Soup's on - enjoy!
Soothing Potato, Celery Root and Sunchoke Cream with Purple Potato Chips - from Cannelle et Vanille
Artichoke Soup with Crispy Salami and Lemon Parsley Quinoa - from Sunday Suppers
Sweet Potato Vichyssoise - from My New Roots
Cream of Asparagus Soup with White Wine and Goat Cheese - from Food and Cook
Garlic Bread Soup - from Martha Stewart
Lemony Fennel, Baby Pink Turnip and Watercress Soup - from Cannelle et Vanille
Watercress Soup with Pear - from Baba Ganuj
Lentil Soup with Caramelized Onions - from Every Cake You Bake
Carrot and Parsnip Soup with Honey and Hazelnut Cornbread - from Inspiring The Everyday
Onion Soup with Sage and Aged Cheddar Toast - from Verses From My Kitchen
Leek, Butternut Squash and Potato Soup with Apple, Gruyere and Sage Muffins - from Cannelle et Vanille
Curried Squash Orange Soup with Pancetta, Sage and Creme Fraiche - from Verses From My Kitchen
Carrot and Fennel Soup with Black Oil - from Sweet Paul