Campfire recipe

BLT Soup! I Mean, it’s Bacon… In a Soup!

Cozy up to a warm bowl of hearty soup … and bacon this Super Bowl Sunday. This BLT soup
recipe helps you to use your leafy greens while eating your favorite sandwich… as a friggin soup! Mind. Blown.

BLT Soup

  • 1 medium fennel bulb (diced)Recipes for Super Bowl
  • 1 large potato (diced)
  • 1 tblsp olive oil
  • 1 tblsp butter
  • 1 medium red onion (diced)
  • 3 garlic cloves (minced)
  • 4 cups chicken stock
  • 2 heads Romaine lettuce (washed and sliced)
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/2 chopped tomato
  • crispy bacon bits

Place potato and fennel on a baking tray and brush with olive oil. Bake at 375 degrees F until tender (about 20 minutes). Melt butter in a medium pot and saute onions until translucent. Add garlic, fennel and potato and chicken stock. Cook for 3 minutes than add lettuce. When the lettuce is wilted (about 2 minutes) remove soup from stove. Blend until smooth, then serve with tomato and bacon as garnish. This soup is seriously delicious!

This recipe comes from our wonderful camping cookbook. Get your copy of the Flaming Marshmallow’s Guide to Campfire Cooking.


Nikki is an author and writer specializing in green living ideas and tips, adventure travel, upcycling, and all things eco-friendly. She's traveled the globe, swum with sharks and been bitten by a lion (fact). She lives in a tiny town with a fat cat and a very bad dog.

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