Hearty Cream of Chicken Soup

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Nov. 30, 2011

Ingredients

Chicken 2 1/2 Pound , cut up
Onion 1 , peeled
Carrot 1 , scraped and cut into 1
Parsnip 1 , peeled and cut into 1
Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm) , peeled
Black peppercorns 6
Fresh parsley sprigs/Dried parsley 1 teaspoon
Bay leaf 1
Thyme 1/2 Teaspoon
Raw rice 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Salt 2 Teaspoon
Water 8 Cup (128 tbs)
All purpose flour

Directions

MAKING

1) In a slow cooker, place all the ingredients except for the flour.

2) Cover the cooker and cook on LOW for 10 to 12 hours.

3) Before it is time to serve, take out the chicken parts from the soup. Let the chicken cool.

4) Skin and bone the meat and cut it into small cubes. Set the meat aside.

5) From the soup, skim about 2 tablespoons of chicken fat.

6) Over moderate-high heat, place a medium skillet and add the fat to it.

7) Add the flour, stir well and then beat in 1 or 2 cups of the chicken bouillon all at once. Keep the sauce smooth by working quickly.

8) Let the sauce simmer for 5 to 6 minutes and then return it to the slow cooker.

9) Add the cubed chicken to the soup, increase the heat to HIGH and simmer for 2 to 3 minutes prior to serving.

SERVING

10) Ladle the hot soup into individual soup bowls and serve while still piping hot. Makes a delectable appetizer.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 650 Minutes
Ready In: 650 Minutes

Nutrition Facts

Serving size Complete recipe

Calories 3117Calories from Fat 1152

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 128 g196.9%

Saturated Fat 36 g180%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 4676 mg194.83%

Total Carbohydrates 223 g74.3%

Dietary Fiber 11 g44%

Sugars 13 g

Protein 251 g502%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet