Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe

Chicken noodle soup recipe is very simple to make and tastes delicious. This noodle soup is a complete meal and a very healthy soup recipe. Yes that's right! There is no fat in this soup other than what is in the chicken.

It is good to have a good chicken stock for this recipe. If you don't have any then make a quick chicken stock by boiling some chicken pieces on the bone, till done. Throw in a roughly chopped onion, 3-4 crushed garlic cloves and a pounded knob of ginger as well in the water along with the chicken. Strain this water and use as the stock and shred the boiled chicken from the bones, to be used in the soup.

This recipe will serve 4.

The Ingredients required for this soup are

  • 4 cups of Chicken Stock (or see above for a quick way to make stock)
  • Approx 1-2 cups of boiled shredded chicken
  • 2 Carrots (diced into cubes or diagonally sliced)
  • About 1-2 Cups of Cabbage (cut into 1 inch squares)
  • 8-10 medium Button Mushrooms (quartered)
  • 1 cup of boiled noodles
  • 2 Tsp Soy Sauce
  • 1/4 chicken stock cube (for extra flavor)
  • Salt and black pepper
  • A pinch of ajinomoto (optional)
  • 1 Tbsp cornflour mixed with 3-4 Tbsp of water (maybe a little more)
  • A pinch or 2 of sugar
  • 1 Green Chili Sliced diagonally and soaked in 2-4 Tbsp of vinegar for 6-7 hours or more

Boil 2 cups of water and par boil the carrots in it (put in boiling water for 5 minutes and then refresh under cold water). In the same water boil the mushrooms as well for 3-4 minutes. Keep aside the vegetables and strain this water to be used in the soup.

Mix this water with the chicken stock and bring it to a boil. Add the cabbage and cook for 2-3 minutes. Add the par cooked carrots, mushrooms and chicken.

Now add the stock cube, soy sauce, sugar, ajinomoto and pepper. Sneak a taste and add salt if required.

Add the cornflour paste little at a time and stir till the soup comes to a desired consistency.

Gently mix the noodles.

Serve hot in individual bowls and just before eating, add a little bit of the sliced green chili along with a few drops of vinegar.

Enjoy the chicken noodle soup!!!!

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