Creative Chef: Winning Recipes!

November 12th, 2013

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Creative Chef: Winning Recipes!


We asked all you at-home chefs, “how creative can you get with our line of Soup starters?” And, wow! We were blown away with what you served up. From all sorts of soups to main entrees, we’re still in mouthwatering awe.


There were two final recipes that seemed to soar to the top in votes. So, we couldn’t let them go without special recognition.



Grand Prize Winner:

Pho Tons by Laura F.

This recipe, using Pacific Foods Vegetable Pho Soup Base, is an ingenious take on your traditional wontons. She suggests serving with peanut sauce, sweet chili sauce, or vegetarian nuoc mam for dipping.For the full recipe, click here.


Runner Up:

Mole Sauce by Helena S. of Saucy Girls Kitchen

This recipe, using Pacific Foods Tortilla Soup Base, spices up your traditional mole sauce. Serve over rice and chicken for a delicious meal.


More close contenders:

  • Spicy Farro, Chickpea and Chorizo Stew by Ella J. of The Full Plate Blog
  • Cheesy Vegetarian Black Bean Fajita Strata by Rachel R.
  • Roasted Red Pepper & Leek Risotto by Marisa R.
  • Chicken Enchilada Skillet by Miss in the Kitchen

Congratulations to all our finalists and thank you so much for participating! You’re so talented in the kitchen, and we hope everyone gets a chance to try all these awesome recipes.


We were truly impressed with each and every entry. Please be sure to check out the gallery of all finalists’ recipes.

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