Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup: Soothing Remedy
There’s a certain magic in a steaming bowl of Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup, an age-old remedy that warms the soul and heals the heart. As a chef deeply rooted in culinary traditions and flavors, I present to you a recipe that transcends time. This heartwarming soup is not just a dish; it’s a soothing remedy, a hug on a chilly day, and a taste of comfort that spans generations.
- 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
- 8 cups of chicken broth
- 3 carrots, peeled and sliced
- 2 celery stalks, chopped
- 1 onion, diced
- 3 cloves of garlic, minced
- 1 teaspoon of dried thyme
- 2 bay leaves
- 2 cups of egg noodles
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Chopped fresh parsley for garnish
- Start by heating a large pot over medium heat. Add a splash of olive oil, then add diced onions, sliced carrots, and chopped celery. Sauté until the vegetables are tender and the onions are translucent.
- Add minced garlic, dried thyme, and bay leaves to the pot. Sauté for another minute until fragrant.
- Pour in the chicken broth and bring the mixture to a gentle simmer.
- Add the boneless chicken breasts to the pot. Let them simmer in the broth until cooked through, then remove and shred the chicken.
- Return the shredded chicken to the pot. Add egg noodles and let them cook until tender.
- Season the soup with salt and pepper to your taste.
- Once the noodles are cooked, remove the bay leaves and discard them.
- Serve the soup hot, garnished with freshly chopped parsley.
Prep time: 15 minutes
Cook time: 30 minutes
Yield: 6 servings
A timeless recipe for Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup that brings warmth and comfort to every spoonful.
Nutrition information: Calories: 220, Total Fat: 6g, Carbohydrates: 20g, Protein: 20g
As the aroma of this simmering masterpiece fills your kitchen, memories of family gatherings and cozy evenings will flood your mind. This Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup isn’t just sustenance; it’s a connection to the past, a solace for the present, and a gift to be passed down. Share this soothing remedy with loved ones, and let its flavors and warmth create new stories that will be cherished for years to come.