Homemade Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup Recipe

Looking for an easy Homemade Lemon CHicken orzo soup recipe? Learn how to make Homemade Lemon CHicken orzo soup using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by lovebb2

Makes 8 servings



1 rotisserie cooked chicken, makes 8 servings

Recipe Ingredients for Homemade Lemon CHicken orzo soup

8 cups chicken stock
2 cup water
1 tablespoon olive oil
1 1/3 cups carrots, chopped
1 1/3 cups onions, chopped
2 cup kale, chopped
1 cup celery, chopped
1 garlic clove, minced
1 teaspoon fresh thyme
3 cups cooked chicken, shredded ( rotisserie)
8 ounces orzo pasta, uncooked
1/4 cup fresh flat-leaf parsley, chopped
2 1/2 teaspoons lemon rind
1/4 cup fresh lemon juice
1/2 teaspoon black pepper, coarsely cracked

Recipe Directions for Homemade Lemon CHicken orzo soup

  1. Heat olive oil in a large dutch oven.

  2. Add carrot, onion, celery, garlic, thyme, lemon rind and salt.

  3. Saute over medium heat until vegetables begin to soften.

  4. Add chicken stock and lemon juice. Bring to a boil.

  5. Add chicken and orzo and Kale, Simmer until orzo is cooked thru.

  6. Just before serving add parsley. Garnish with black pepper

  7. Read more at: http://www.food.com/recipe/lemon-chicken-orzo-soup-392853?oc=linkback

Categories

Soup

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 466.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
216
Calories from Fat
43
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
4.8g
7%
Saturated Fat
1.0g
5%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
61mg
20%
Sodium
840mg
35%
Potassium
391mg
11%
Total Carbohydrates
23.1g
8%
Dietary Fiber
1.6g
6%
Sugars
2.9g
Protein
20.3g
Vitamin A 118% Vitamin C 50%
Calcium 7% Iron 12%
* 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
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
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