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Favorite Recipes: Fast chicken or turkey soup

Recipe Author

Name: Isabella K. (Isabella)
Total Recipes: 4



Fast chicken or turkey soup

Dish: Soups
Dish Type: Other
Cooking Method: Stove Top
Diet: Healthy
Difficulty: 1 / 10
Servings: 4-6
Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes

  • 1 Medium - Onion, diced
  • 3 each - Carrots, skinned & sliced (can leave on skin if you prefer)
  • 1 stalk - celery, sliced
  • 2-3 cubes - Low sodium Chicken bouillion cubes
  • 6 cups - Water
  • 1-2 cups - Chicken or Turkey (I prefer leftover-already cooked)
  • 1/2 cup - Small Pasta: orzo's, elbows, bow-ties
  • 1/4 Tsp. - Sweet Basil & Parsley (optional)

Throw everything into a pot & cook for about 1/2 hour. When vegetables are tender & pasta is cooked, it is ready to eat!!



I sometimes cut up the chicken, carrots & celery in the morning & put in sealed container with water in refrigerator.  I also put all the ingredients on the counter that I will need.

I do the onions separately that night so the onion flavor doesn't spread too much. 

This is a great recipe when you know you are going to be rushed when you get home.  Just throw it all in and put bread & butter on the table.  Also great for the weekend after Thanksgiving.

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