Soup's On

Chef Lisa’s Kitchen

My kitchen at Caffe Barista is full of energy. We are always creating new and exciting recipes for our customers. With fall approaching, we begin preparing daily soups with fresh, natural ingredients. Over the past 20 years, we have fed millions of bowls of hearty delicious soup, but the stand out is my Stuffed Pepper Soup. Everything you need to make this soup for yourself is available at your local SHOP ‘n SAVE. The shelves are fully stocked with Wild Harvest free from and organic products as well as Essential that’s Just Right!

Memories of my mother and grandmother making stuffed peppers when I was growing up and how I would smashed it all up is what inspired me to create a family tradition into a fantastic soup. I hope that this hot, delicious soup might become a family tradition for you, too! So now, it’s time to rush into your local SHOP ‘n SAVE and grab the essentials needed to make this crowd favorite. Then you can announce…SOUP’S ON!!

Until next time,
Chef Lisa
Owner and Operator of Caffe Barista located in Greensburg, PA

Stuffed Pepper Soup

By: Chef Lisa Hegedus


  • 1 Cup Wild Harvest Multi Grain Blend Rice
  • 1 lb. Wild Harvest 90% Lean Ground Beef
  • 1 tablespoon Wild Harvest Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 1 green pepper, diced
  • 1 yellow onion, diced
  • 1 can Wild Harvest Organic Diced Tomatoes
  • 1 can Essential Everyday Condensed Tomato Soup
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 tablespoon Wild Harvest Organic Black Pepper
  • 1 tablespoon Essential Everyday Kosher Salt


In large stock pot, sauté chopped onions and peppers with olive oil until tender. In separate pan, brown ground beef over medium heat, drain and set aside. Add to the large stock pot the rice, cooked ground beef, tomatoes, soup, water, salt and pepper. Cook over low heat for 1 hour. Ladle into soup bowls and enjoy. Yields 10 to 12 servings.

Blog and recipe created by Chef Lisa Hegedus from the kitchen of Caffe Barista -