Soup and Bread

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S&B in the field: Common Pantry

Founded in 1967 in Lincoln Park, and housed since 1985 in a tiny clutch of rooms in the basement of Epiphany United Church of Christ in Roscoe Village, Common Pantry is Chicago’s oldest continuously operating […]

Apr, 05 · in Uncategorized

Soup & Bread springs forward

It may seem like soup season is still in full effect, but spring is peeking around the corner, which means there are just five weeks left of Soup & Bread. So while the past month […]

S&B in the field: Casa Catalina

The Casa Catalina Basic Human Needs Center is a food pantry and resource center offering food, clothing, vaccinations, medical screening, legal referrals, and baby supplies to ┬áresidents of Back of the Yards — basically 35th […]

Feb, 23

Soup & Bread: The river

As rivers of melting snow start flooding Chicago’s streets, we at Soup & Bread celebrate the rushing waters with this week’s theme, “The River.” Which could mean …. crayfish bisque? Trout stew? Or just plain […]

Feb, 15

Soup & Bread falls in love. And lust. And hate.

This week we reprise one of last year’s most popular – if challenging – nights: soups celebrating the Valentine’s Day trifecta of love, lust, and hate. Our soup cooks all come from the ranks of […]

Feb, 10

S&B in the field: Association House

So, one of our goals this year is to get out of the house — or, bar — to go see how the organizations Soup & Bread serves are coping with this grim and grueling […]

Feb, 05

Soup & Bread gets cheesy

The theme for this week’s Soup & Bread may have been “minimalism” but that doesn’t mean the soups on hand lacked for style. From the Butcher and Larder‘s butchers’ broth — a flavor bomb that […]

Jan, 31