Chicken Soup with Rice Recipe

Looking for an easy Chicken soup with rice recipe? Learn how to make Chicken soup with rice using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by annaoj412

Makes 8 servings



from http://www.epicurious.com/recipes/food/views/Chicken-Soup-with-Rice-232605

Recipe Ingredients for Chicken soup with rice

453 1/2 g g) (g g) rotisserie chicken
3 stalk,+large+11"-12"+long celery ribs
1 medium onion
6 sprigs parsley
1 tbsp,+leaves thyme
1 tsp,+crumbled bay leaf
4 cups reduced-sodium chicken broth
2 cups Broth
2 cups water
2 medium carrots
1/2 cup long-grain rice

Recipe Directions for Chicken soup with rice

  1. Remove meat from chicken, reserving skin and bones. Coarsely chop 1 celery rib and put in a 6- to 8-quart pot along with chicken bones and skin, onion, parsley sprigs, thyme sprigs, bay leaf, and chicken broth. Simmer, partially covered, 1 hour.

  2. While broth is simmering, shred about half of chicken meat into 1-inch-long pieces (about 1/4 inch thick) to yield 1 1/2 cups meat, reserving remaining meat for another use. Cut remaining 2 celery ribs into 1/4-inch dice.

  3. Pour chicken broth through a fine-mesh sieve into a large bowl, pressing hard on solids with back of a ladle and then discarding them. Skim fat from surface of broth.

  4. Return strained broth to pot, then add carrots, diced celery, and rice and simmer, partially covered, stirring occasionally, until vegetables are tender and rice is very soft, about 30 minutes. Stir in shredded chicken and chopped parsley.

Categories

Soup

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 360.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
293
Calories from Fat
57
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.3g
10%
Saturated Fat
1.9g
10%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
47mg
16%
Sodium
2798mg
117%
Potassium
256mg
7%
Total Carbohydrates
43.5g
15%
Dietary Fiber
1.4g
6%
Sugars
20.1g
Protein
21.2g
Vitamin A 55% Vitamin C 6%
Calcium 4% Iron 11%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • High in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sodium
  • High in sugar
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