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I love Greek Lemon soup but don't always have the time to make it as the homemade original version requires a lot of ingredients and steps to make it. So a long time ago, I saw this "shortened" version in a magazine and it works great when the taste for the soup arises.
Total Time: 5 minutes
Yield: 4 servings
Source: In a magazine. Don't remember which one.
By Robin from Washington, IA
Make a hearty and delicious chicken and rice soup for your family tonight. This easy to make chicken and rice soup recipe can be made for about 10 dollars.
My youngest was home sick from school this week so I made him a batch of a very basic chicken and rice soup to make him feel better. I recommend lots of garlic and a long slow simmer to cure any cold.
Total Time: 1 + hours
I would have added celery if I had any on hand. Other good additions would have been mushrooms, tomatoes, potatoes, peppers, parsley or any fresh herbs.
I used a package of chicken tenderloins for this soup but I would have rather used a rotisserie chicken. Remove the meat, cook the bones down into broth and simmer
I learned how to make really good chicken broth from my college roommate back in the day, a Chinese girl named Jin (Pronounced "Jean). From that amazing broth, she made lots of other dishes, and I taught her how to make chicken soup.