Ahh, flu season. Seems like everywhere you look, someone has a cold—or worse, the flu. But look on the bright side—it's a great excuse to make some warm-you-up soup recipes! Go beyond chicken noodle with these 10 tasty dishes.

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Rosemary & Butternut Squash Chicken Soup

Rosemary Butternut Squash Chicken Soup
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We all love our grandmas' classic chicken noodle soup, but you can make it even more interesting with butternut squash, fun-shaped pasta like campanelle, and ground chicken. 

Lemongrass Chicken & Rice Soup

Lemongrass Chicken Rice Soup
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Flush out those pesky sinuses with ginger, garlic, and fresno or jalapeño chiles.

Quick Italian-Style Beef & Vegetable Soup

Quick Italian Style Beef Vegetable Soup
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It only takes about 20 minutes to make this delicious meal! 

Chicken, Chard & Quinoa Soup

Chicken, Chard & Quinoa Soup

For a healthier take on chicken-and-rice soup, try this recipe with quinoa.

Spicy Spinach Eggdrop Soup

Spicy Spinach Eggdrop Soup

Eggs aren't just for breakfast! This meal proves just how delicious they can be in chicken broth.

Spring Minestrone with Whipped Ricotta 

Spring Minestrone with Whipped Ricotta

This vegetarian minestrone always sounds good to us.

Chicken Meatball & Vegetable Soup

Chicken Meatball & Vegetable Soup

If you're looking for something super quick, this recipe is for you!

Spicy Asian Chicken Noodle Soup

Spicy Asian Chicken Noodle Soup

The Sriracha in this recipe is definitely going to wake you up from your flu slump.

Smoky Roasted Corn Soup

Smoky Roasted Corn Soup

If a creamy soup is your thing, you'll want to make this hearty, smoky corn soup again and again.

French Fish Stew

french fish stew

It only takes 20 minutes to make this unique, restaurant-worthy dinner.