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Chicken Lemon Soup

Recipe Description
Delicious soup that cheers you up with its bright flavors. I used leftover chicken and rice in it. This is from​
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45 minutes​
1 onions, diced finely
1 1/2 carrots, diced finely
1 stalk celery, diced finely
1 teaspoon oil
zest of 1 lemon
1/2 cup long grain rice, uncooked
2 cups boneless skinless chicken breasts, cooked and diced
7 cups chicken broth
1 cup peas, frozen
1 1/2 tablespoons lemon juice
2 tablespoons parsley, fresh ( or 1 tbsp dried)
salt and pepper​
Heat the oil and cook the onion, celery and carrot over medium heat until soft.
Add the lemon zest, rice and broth, bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer, covered, for about 20 minutes until the veggies are tender.
Add the peas and lemon juice and simmer another 5 minutes. (If using dried parsley, add here).
Pour into bowls and top with chopped parsley.​

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Now this sounds very interesting...think I may make this soon!
Thanks so much for sharing!!

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Mahalo - we just got a chicken from Costco and have everything else on hand = perfect!!
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