How to Remove Soup Stains: Tips and Guidelines | HowStuffWorks
Remove any excess spill immediately. Wipe with a cloth dipped in warm sudsy water. Rinse with a clean cloth dampened with clear water. Polish or wax as soon as possible. Whether hot or cold, served as a side or alone, soup is a tasty treat. These stain removal techniques will help you leave your liquid lunch where it belongs -- at the table.