LYL: Spur-of-the-Moment Vegetable Soup aka stone soup

How many of you remembered this old folktale? And, what were your stones………

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42 Responses to “LYL: Spur-of-the-Moment Vegetable Soup aka stone soup”

  1. MARY October 18, 2012 at 8:40 PM #

    I added Quinoa which made this soup much heartier and with more texture. I felt it needed lots of seasoning also.

    http://www.lightsonbrightnobrakes.com/stone-soup-and-the-skinny-chicks-cookies-ffwd/

    • Cher October 20, 2012 at 4:24 AM #

      Just wanted to let you know that I am having trouble commenting to your site. (I think I am getting hung up in your spam filter).

      • tricia October 24, 2012 at 4:11 PM #

        Me too Mary. I have left comments on prior weeks and thought you just had to “approve them” or such but I do not see them ever showing up. Still enjoying your posts very much!

  2. rosa October 19, 2012 at 12:44 AM #

    It’s what’s for dinner when you think that there’s nothing for dinner.

    http://oneexpatslife.com/2012/10/19/spur-of-the-moment-carrot-soup/

  3. acookingmizer October 19, 2012 at 1:04 AM #

    loved it! also, its the last day to enter my giveaway!

    http://acookingmizer.wordpress.com/2012/10/19/a-simply-perfect-veggie-soup/

    • Cher October 20, 2012 at 4:37 AM #

      Alice – just wanted to let you know I left a comment, but I think I am getting hung up in your spam filter. (WordPress has recently declared war on me, I think…)

      • acookingmizer October 22, 2012 at 1:49 PM #

        OMG Cher, nearly every comment for the past several weeks of yours was in the spam folder!! I’m sorry I didn’t notice… there are many others that wound up there too… gosh. I usually notice if there is anything there since I hardly get any spam at all… oi. Good luck with wordpress, I will keep a closer eye on the spam folder now – but as far as my blog goes, you shouldn’t be going to spam anymore! : )

  4. Cher October 19, 2012 at 2:38 AM #

    http://crazyworldofcher.blogspot.com/2012/10/speaking-of-which-ffwd-spur-of-moment.html

    It was more like the “whatever-was-in-the-refrigerator” soup…

  5. lizzydo October 19, 2012 at 3:27 AM #

    I added some mild Italian sausages and it was DELISH!

    http://www.thatskinnychickcanbake.com/2012/10/spur-of-moment-vegetable-soupfrench.html

  6. Adriana October 19, 2012 at 3:47 AM #

    I disappear for four months and cannot even post this week’s recipe? Bad Adriana!

    This post includes three great summer sides: the corn pancakes, the honey-lime beet salad, and the cafe-style carrot salad. Would love to hear which of the three was your favorite and why.

    Have a great Friday!

    http://greatfood360.com/blog/2012/10/19/catching-up-with-dorie-summer-sides/

  7. saralkeefe81 October 19, 2012 at 3:49 AM #

    http://luckyredrabbit.com/2012/10/19/ffwd-stone-soup/

    We loved it! Yum yum yum!

  8. Diane October 19, 2012 at 4:06 AM #

    Really surprised at how good the seasoning was in this soup.
    http://simplelivingdianebalch.blogspot.com/2012/10/french-fridays-with-dorie-spur-of.html

  9. Laws of the Kitchen October 19, 2012 at 4:17 AM #

    Just OK for me:

    http://www.kitchenlaw.blogspot.com.au/2012/10/ffwd-spur-of-moment-vegetable-soup.html

  10. Elaine October 19, 2012 at 4:22 AM #

    This was a quick and easy recipe to prepare.

    http://ecalifornialiving.blogspot.com/2012/10/spur-of-moment-vegetable-soup.html

  11. betsyp October 19, 2012 at 6:31 AM #

    I made a winter squash version. Delicious!

    http://aplatefulofhappiness.wordpress.com/2012/10/19/ffwd-spur-of-the-moment-soup/

  12. Jennifer B. October 19, 2012 at 8:27 AM #

    Simple and great. Definitely how I want to eat my carrots from now on. http://veggraintreat.blogspot.com/2012/10/ffwd-spur-of-moment-vegetable-soup.html

  13. Jessica of My Baking Heart October 19, 2012 at 8:34 AM #

    Delish! I’m also hosting a giveaway (ending tonight at midnight CST!) for a bright orange Keurig® Mini Plus Brewing System and a box of Fair Trade Certified™ Pumpkin Spice K-Cup Packs, courtesy of Green Mountain Coffee – don’t forget to enter (link to giveaway is listed in the FFWD post)! :)

    http://mybakingheart.com/2012/10/16/french-fridays-with-dorie-spur-of-the-moment-vegetable-soup/

  14. Marilyn October 19, 2012 at 10:22 AM #

    I have loved every one of Dorie’s soup recipes (or non-recipes) so far. This one was another hit!
    http://cookteachgrow.wordpress.com/2012/10/18/stone-soup-l-a-style/

  15. ComeUndone October 19, 2012 at 11:15 AM #

    The soup is not particularly exciting but adding some herb dumplings (dill & sage) totally transformed it! I highly recommend this hearty variation.

    http://wscwong.typepad.com/dessert_by_candy/2012/10/rustic-dumplings-for-rustic-soup.html

  16. KarenP October 19, 2012 at 11:30 AM #

    A nice way to use up some leftover veggies.

    http://fromscratchblog.com/2012/10/19/spur-of-the-moment-vegetable-soup-spice-poached-pears/

  17. AmyA October 19, 2012 at 11:49 AM #

    Ho-hum turned to YUM! after a couple days in the fridge (carrot + ginger version)
    http://www.amysfoodroom.com/2012/10/spur-of-moment-vegetable-soup-wfrench.html

  18. onewetfoot October 20, 2012 at 2:16 PM #

    Well, here I am, a day late, with a not-so-vegetable soup:
    http://onewetfoot.com/2012/10/20/ffwd-spur-of-the-moment-vegetable-soup-or-turkey-bacon-post-thanksgiving-soup/

  19. loavesandstitches October 24, 2012 at 10:08 AM #

    Finally made this yesterday–yum!

    http://wp.me/p1H6dI-Ki

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