A large soup bowl should be required by a good soup recipe ;-). A double handled soup bowl is a must for large size. A hearty mushroom soup on a chilly day, spooned in generous proportions into the new from Williams-Sonoma is as good as it gets. Based on consumer response, these new soup, chowder and chili bowls exclusive to Williams-Sonoma have been designed for comfort, durability and sizeable servings with their 17-oz. capacity. You can even use these bowls for baking pot pies and desserts. The heat-retaining porcelain is oven safe, and when the meal is done, the bowls are dishwasher safe for an easy clean-up afterwards. Available in a set of four for $29 at .