Greek Lemon Chicken Soup Recipe

Looking for an easy Greek Lemon Chicken Soup recipe? Learn how to make Greek Lemon Chicken Soup using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by traceycal

Makes 16 servings



"This soup is perfect as an introduction to a full Greek meal, or a hearty bowlful for a meal in itself. Serve with fresh pita triangles, and you'll be sure to please your guests!!"

Recipe Ingredients for Greek Lemon Chicken Soup

8 cup Soup, Chicken Broth
0.5 cup Lemon Juice
1 cup, chopped Carrots
1 cup, chopped Onions
1 cup, diced Celery
6 tbsp Chicken Soup Base for Hot Pot
0.25 tsp Pepper, Black
6 2 tsp Becel Light Margarine
0.25 cup Wheat Flour, White, All-purpose, Enriched, Bleached
1 cup Rice, White, Long-grain, Regular, Cooked
1 cup, chopped or diced Turkey, All Classes, Meat Only
6 large Egg, White
1 fruit (2-1/8" dia) Lemons

Recipe Directions for Greek Lemon Chicken Soup

  1. In a large pot, combine the chicken broth, lemon juice, carrots, onions, celery, soup base, and white pepper. Bring to a boil on high, then simmer for 20 minutes.

  2. Blend the butter and the flour together. Then gradually add it to the soup mixture. Simmer for 10 minutes more, stirring frequently.

  3. Meanwhile, beat the egg yolks until light in color. Gradually add some of the hot soup to the egg yolks, stirring constantly. Return the egg mixture to the soup pot and heat through. Add the rice and chicken. Ladle hot soup into bowls and garnish with lemon slices.

Categories

Soup

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 192.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
85
Calories from Fat
18
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
2.0g
3%
Saturated Fat
0.5g
2%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
7mg
2%
Sodium
1036mg
43%
Potassium
230mg
7%
Total Carbohydrates
9.3g
3%
Dietary Fiber
0.7g
3%
Sugars
2.0g
Protein
7.1g
Vitamin A 29% Vitamin C 12%
Calcium 2% Iron 4%
* 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
A
  Good points
  • High in niacin
  • High in selenium
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • High in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sodium
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