Souper Bowl Winners in San Francisco

James Lee

Every New Year is a perfect opportunity to leave behind the over-indulgent dinners, happy hours, and way too many “cheat days.” But let’s be real - eating healthy can be tough and menu planning can be even tougher. It takes some serious mental fortitude! Enter: soups! Adding nutritious (but delicious) soups to your meal plans can make keeping your New Year’s resolution becomes much more realistic.

Clam Chowder

New England style clam chowder in a Boudin sourdough bread bowl from Boudin Bakery

Invented on the East Coast of the United States in the 18th century, clam chowder quickly became one of America’s favorite soups. Fun fact: there are at least 8 different official variations of this soup, with the most popular ones being New England clam chowder and Manhattan clam chowder.

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