Midtown Global Market's soup cook-off this Sunday


17 degrees on Sunday? Brr! Good thing the Midtown Global Market is celebrating national soup month from 12-2 p.m. with its 3rd Annual Global Soup Cook-Off. Here's what they're serving up:

Midtown Global Market chefs will create an original soup using ingredients found within the Market. A dozen soup recipes will be available for sampling. Market visitors are invited to vote for their favorites and take the recipe home.

Participants include: - A la Salsa - La Sirena Gorda - Andy's Garage - Manny's Tortas - Café Finspang - Pham's Deli - Grass Roots Gourmet - Produce Exchange - Holy Land Grocery and Deli - Safari Express - Jakeeno's Trattoria - Salty Tart

A donation of $3 per person is suggested with proceeds benefiting Perspectives' Kids Café, a nutrition and self-esteem program providing mentoring and educational opportunities for high-risk and homeless youth living in the Twin Cities.