National Soup Month All Year Round

January 23, 2017

National Soup Month All Year Round

January is national soup month, but Julie Shipley celebrates soup 365 days of the year.

Shipley is the owner of The Soup Shop in Melbourne, Florida, where she offers 70 varieties of homemade soup daily.

Shipley’s culinary career started after a chance conversation with a local café owner. She had gone to culinary school as a hobby, so when the café owner asked her if she knew how to make soup she said “yes!”

She took samples of 6 kinds of soup the next day and was hired immediately to make soup from a