7 Wintry Soups

Squash, pumpkin and potato make the most soul-recharging soups for fall and winter. Here are seven must-try favorites.

By Katie Pollock Estes

Nov 2017

1. Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

Big Momma’s Coffee
Soups change daily, so check Twitter to look for this bowl of autumnal joy.


2. Sweet Potato Soup

Tea Bar & Bites Bakery and Café
We caught this when it was a daily special, and its sweet-savory-spicy combo was soul-warming.


3. Loaded Baked Potato Soup

Neighbor’s Mill Bakery & Café 
This soup is hearty, filling and stuffed with baked potato flavor.


4. South African Peanut Soup

MaMa Jean’s Natural Market
Several Springfield locations
It has peanuts, sweet potatoes and a bit of spice. Catch it when it hits the rotating soup menu. 


5. Pumpkin Bisque

Golden Girl Rum Club
A new feature on the bar’s fall menu, this soup is the definition of autumn.


6. Thai Peanut Butternut Squash Soup

Mudhouse Coffee
This rich and dreamy vegan-friendly concoction is the soup of the day on Fridays. 


7. Loaded Potato Soup

Devil’s Pool Restaurant
It’s creamy and rich with bacon, green onion and melty cheese on top.