― I’ve always been a big fan of soup. My fondness for those tasty bowls of liquid goodness is a byproduct of growing up in a family that made outstanding homemade soups, year round. That’s right, no family members would have been caught dead serving canned soup. So, I guess you could say I was culinary spoiled as a child! ∙ Although I tend to eat it year round, there’s nothing quite like a hot bowl of savory to warm your bones during the winter. Soup may very well be the most versatile food [...].