Restaurant dishes up seasonal fare and holiday promotions

Zoup — a fast-casual restaurant serving soups, sandwiches and salads — has added seasonal soups and other items to its menu for the holidays. Zoup also offers a special on gift card purchases as well as a giveaway for gift cards.

Seasonal soups include chicken wild rice medley, fire-roasted tomato bisque, lobster bisque and pumpkin pie bisque.

New menu items available through Dec. 31 include the turkey berry brie sandwich and cranberry goat cheese salad. The sandwich features thick slices of turkey with brie and sliced apple, topped with cranberry chutney and served on fresh toasted bread. The cranberry goat cheese salad features romaine lettuce, goat cheese, dried cranberries, toasted walnuts, apple slices and a special spring mix served with cranberry vinaigrette.

For every purchase of a $25 gift card through Jan. 1, Zoup will offer an additional $5 gift card valid for purchases made Jan. 1 through Feb. 15

Guests  also can participate in a holiday giveaway for the chance to win a grand prize $500 gift card. One second-place winner will receive a $250 gift card, while the third-place prize is a $100 gift card. Entries will be accepted through Dec. 31. Winners will be selected at random on Jan. 3. Visit to enter.

A total of more than 100 Zoup restaurants operate in the United States and Canada. In Grand Junction, Zoup is located at 644 North Ave.