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easy chicken soup recipe

  • You will need:

  • 1 teaspoon olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons canola oil
  • 4 chicken thighs, about 1.5 pounds
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 3 small carrots, cut into thin rounds
  • 3 stalks celery, cut in half lengthwise, then thinly sliced
  • 5 cloves garlic, smashed

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Heat the oil in a large Dutch oven over medium-high heat. When it’s hot, add the chicken pieces. Let them sear for about 2 minutes on each side, then remove to a plate, being careful not to drip the juices.

easy recipes chocolate pudding

Turn down the heat to medium-low and add the onions, cook for a minute or two, then add the carrots and celery. Saute the vegetables until they’re slightly softened, about 5 minutes.

easy recipes chocolate pudding

Add the garlic, cook another minute, then add back in the chicken and 8 cups of water.

easy recipes chocolate pudding

Raise the heat to high, and stir to scrape off any brown bits that may have been left at the bottom. When the stock boils, try to spoon some of the foam off the top, then cook, mostly covered, for about 50 minutes.

This recipe was excerpted from Big Girls, Small Kitchen for Babble.com, the magazine and community for a new generation of parents.

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