To Top

Lemony Chicken Soup


  • 1/3 cup butter, cubed
  • 3/4 cup flour
  • 6 cups chicken broth, divided
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 cup half and half cream
  • 1 1/2 cups cubed cooked chicken
  • 1 Tbsp. lemon juice
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1/8 tsp. pepper
  • dash nutmeg
  • 8 lemon slices


In a soup kettle for large saucepan, melt butter. Stir in flour until smooth; gradually add 2 cups broth, milk and cream. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened. Stir in the chicken, lemon juice, salt, pepper, nutmeg and remaining broth. Cook over medium heat until heated through, stirring occasionally. Garnish each serving with a lemon slice.


Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
In This Guide
Chicken soup with lots of vegetables and wild rice.
Chicken Soup Recipes
Food and Recipes Recipes Soups ChickenFebruary 5, 2007
A bowl of hearty chicken noodle soup.
Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Recipes
chicken noodle soup
Making Chicken Stock
Bowl of cream of tomato soup garnished with chives.
Freezing Tomato Soup
Cute Little Girl in Chicken Costume
Making a Chicken Costume
Fourth of July Ideas!
Father's Day Ideas!
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/05/21 22:24:36 in 1 secs.
Loading Something Awesome!