Q: My boyfriend was assaulted and badly injured while biking to work today. He's doing well, but eating dinner tonight proved to be a challenge. He ended up having some store-bought soup that he wasn't thrilled about. Do you have any suggestions for delicious recipes that can be consumed through a straw?
Sent by Tessa
Editor: Tessa, I'm so sorry to hear about your boyfriend! We've had some questions in the past from readers who weren't able to chew, so you might find some good suggestions in these posts:
→ Help! I'm Getting My Wisdom Teeth Out. What Can I Eat?
→ Help! What Are Some Foods I Can Eat Without Chewing?
Readers, do you have any ideas for tasty meals that can be consumed through a straw?
Related: Soft, Easy-to-Chew Meal Ideas for a Recovering Patient?
(Image: Orangette's Lentil Soup by Emma Christensen)