Maddie and Wynn

Hungry for . . . soup

cultural twists on soup from

Canada - France - Ghana - Peru







Fun Facts

  • Earliest archaeological evidence for the consumption of soup dates back to 6000 BC, and it was hippopotamus soup.
  • Soups are classified into two groups: clear soups and thick soups.
     – What do you think . . . is hippopotamus soup clear or thick?
  • Soups can be consumed hot or cold, depending on the climate of the region where it’s being served, and flavors can be sweet or savory.
  • Condensed soup (you add water, milk or additional broth), was invented by Dr. John T. Dorrance, a chemist with the Campbell Soup Company, in 1897.

    International Soup Day:
April 5th

     Homemade Soup Day:
February 4th

stone soup
have you had it?

Story is about a hungry stranger(s) who convince people of a town
to share a small amount of their food in order to make a meal to share.
With a little offering from everyone . . .  they all had a meal and friendship in community.

Listen to the story telling of STONE SOUP (7 min)

peanut soup

Are you a culturally influenced cook?

Do you have a recipe to share?

Send us a description of your recipe along with a picture of your ingredients and finished dish. With your permission we will add it to Jojo's collection.

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