Soup and Bread

A community meal project based in Chicago

Soup & Bread Cookbook: Soup From Home

Here’s the introduction and the first chapter from our 2011  Soup & Bread Cookbook. Chapter One focuses on soups from home — with recipes like Chantal’s for soupe joumou, as well as recipes for harrira, khao […]

Nov, 29 · in Uncategorized

Soupe Joumou (Haitian Independence Soup)

From Chantal Powell Serves 8 Chantal brought this celebratory Haitian soup, which is eaten on New Year’s Day in Haiti – and in Haitian communities across the world – to celebrate the day that country […]

Nov, 29 · in Uncategorized

Soup & Bread 2017: Sanctuary Soup

Hello friends: It’s soup season again and – I’ll be honest right up front – until November 8 we thought perhaps Soup & Bread had run its course. Maybe, we wondered, it’s time to pass […]

Nov, 25

Veggie Bingo is Back

Chicago, June 15th, 2016 – Once again, NeighborSpace, The Hideout, and Soup & Bread are partnering to present Veggie Bingo. Every Wednesday evening from June 15th to August 31st, local celebrity callers (including Jon Langford […]

Jun, 09

Soup & Bread & Pie: March 30

It’s that time again: time for the end of Soup & Bread for the year, but also TIME FOR PIE. On Wednesday, March 30, we host the final Soup & Bread of 2016, in concert […]

Mar, 24

Soup & Bread 2016: March 16

Short and sweet: Only three weeks left till the end of soup season! Coming up on March 16 we have soups from: Milk & Honey Cafe Ethan Fischer Local Foods Grocer & Distributor Robert Maher […]

Mar, 13

Senegalese Chicken Soup

From Paul Wargaski Paul, a luthier and bass player with the band Tangleweed, has been a stalwart soup cook since we started doing this eight years ago — and every year he produces a stunner. […]

Mar, 05