Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery, but it can also save you a ton on going out to eat. Here are 7 of the most frequently copied soups served by popular restaurants.
"I worked at Olive Garden for over 4 years so I know their Zuppa Toscana inside and out. This is the closest recipe I've found." — GRANDROYAI
Serve with Breadsticks.
"I’ve never had tomato basil soup at Applebee’s, but I can only hope that it’s as good as this." — lutzflcat
Serve with a Cheesy Grilled Cheese sandwich.
"This is almost exactly like Panera's soup! I loved it!" — MelissaSue
If you want to go all out, serve in Italian Bread Bowls.
"I had been CRAVING that Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup that Panera bread only serves in the summer for 2 months and it was not to be found. I found this recipe and it totally nailed the soup!" — Tanya
Serve with Artichoke Bruschetta.
"This is better than the gnocchi and chicken soup at a major restaurant chain known for it's 'garden' if you get my drift." — kymbrown1
We see your drift, and raise you a Double Tomato Bruschetta.
"It is like an Italian chili like Olive Garden®'s Pasta Fagioli and even better the second day." — Karyn Osborne
This Garlic-Cheese Flat Bread would go nicely.
"This is an awesome recipe! Very close to Chili's Chicken Enchilada soup which is a favorite in our house." — SHCMEOW
Serve with chips and Traditional Mexican Guacamole.
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