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Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

Creamy and delicious simple soup
Course dinner
Cuisine American
Keyword chicken wild rice soup
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 40 minutes
Total Time 1 hour
Servings 6
Calories 304 kcal
Author Amy K

Ingredients

  • 2 tbs butter and/or olive oil
  • 3 carrots roughly chopped
  • 2 stalks celery chopped
  • 1/2 large onion
  • 5 gloves of garlic minced
  • 4 cups chicken stock preferably homemade bone broth
  • 2 cups whole milk or half & half I used raw milk, so it was a mixture of cream and milk
  • 1 cup shredded chicken
  • 2 cups cooked wild rice
  • 1/2 tsp rosemary
  • 1/2 tsp thyme
  • 1/2 tsp parsley
  • 1 bay leaf

Instructions

  1. In a large soup pot, add butter and/or oil, chopped carrots, celery, and onions. Cook until soft.
  2. Stir in garlic, thyme, rosemary, parsley, and a bay leaf and cook for 1-2 minutes more.
  3. Add in chicken stock, let soup come to a boil, and cook for 20 minutes.
  4. Reduce heat and stir in cream, cooked rice, and chicken, and simmer for 10 more minutes watching carefully so that it doesn't over boil.
  5. Pour into bowls or your favorite mug and enjoy.
  6. Place leftover soup in the fridge.
Nutrition Facts
Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 304 Calories from Fat 117
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 13g 20%
Saturated Fat 5g 25%
Cholesterol 53mg 18%
Sodium 350mg 15%
Potassium 534mg 15%
Total Carbohydrates 25g 8%
Dietary Fiber 2g 8%
Sugars 8g
Protein 18g 36%
Vitamin A 107.6%
Vitamin C 4.3%
Calcium 11.8%
Iron 7.2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.