Soup is comforting, filling and nourishing light meal. After a day fast, warm soup is hydrating and rejuvenating. To me, soup is a bowl of comfort liquid food. In my house, iftar table is incomplete without serving a bowl of warm soup. Here are 30 Best and Easy to Make Soups for Ramadan. These are from different parts of the globe sent by talented food bloggers.
Frequently Asked Questions
Can You Eat Soup During Ramadan?
After long hours of fast, warm and comforting soup replenishes the fluids and provide you with energy. Soup also increase the appetite and creates room for main course. If you are on diet or calorie conscious, then soup is the perfect meal to include in your Ramadan Meal Plan.
The array of soups, listed in the post are good choice for intermittent fasting too. These soups are healthy and hearty soup recipes for everyday dinner.
What Soups Are Best To Break A Fast?
If you want to serve soup as starter, then keep it light and mildly spicy. If you are serving soup in main course, then include ingredients which are rich in protein and other nutrients.
Soup with meat or beans and vegetables is a complete meal in itself. Sometimes, during iftar parties, an appetizer is also served along with soups.
Why Do Muslims Eat Soup During Ramadan?
Most of the time, especially men in India break their fast in mosque (masjid). As there will be huge gathering, soup is one easy, filling, nourishing and crowd-pleasing recipe. In south India, Ganji | Kanji is one of the famous soup recipe. This is usually prepared with semolina or jeera rice.
It is sunnah to break fast with dates and water. After breaking the fast, warm and comforting soup will be gentle on tummy and replenishes body energy and nutrients.
As Ramadan, is round the corner, here are few posts, which may interest you –
40 Refreshing Drinks for Ramadan – Homemade and hydrating drinks which are easy to make.
30 Best Indian Curries For Iftar & Suhoor – With both vegetarian and non-vegetarian options, this is one of the popular list on my blog.
75 Appetizing Iftar Snacks – Snacks are integral part of iftar table. If it is party, then 2-3 varieties of snacks are always welcoming.
30 Day Ramadan Meal Plan – With important tips and easy to make recipes which are perfect for iftar and sehri (suhoor)
Eid Menu Ideas – Complete Eid guide with a lavish 5-course meal plan, 100+ Eid Menu Ideas, tips and much more.
This post was published in 2013 and recently updated with more information and new recipes. This is a community post and I thank everyone who have contributed to this post.