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Chunky chicken and veg soup

Recipe from: 4 May 2010

Ingredients 14
Servings 6
Time 20 mins


  • 4
    skinless chicken thighs
  • 6
    large chicken breasts
  • 4
    large carrots, peeled and chopped
  • 2
    large onions, roughly chopped
  • 4
    celery stalks, chopped
  • 150
    green beans, topped & tailed and chopped
  • 5
    radishes, chopped
  • 2
    bay leaves
  • 1
  • 2
    chicken stock
  • Salt & Pepper to taste
  • 150
  • 200
    fine green beans, topped and tailed
  • 200
    baby corn, sliced


1 hour 30 mins
Place all the ingredients except for the cream, in a large pot and simmer gently for 1-1 1/2 hours until the chicken and veg are completely cooked.

Remove the chicken thighs and use for something else (makes really delish pie fillings/Chicken mayo sandwiches).

Remove the chicken breasts and shred.

Remove the bay leaf and the Thyme.

Whizz the rest of the soup in a food processor until smooth.

Add the cream and keep warm.

Steam the vegetables until slightly softened.

Place a few tbsn of the shredded chicken in a bowl, top with the soup and garnish with the vegetables.

Serve with a big chunk of crusty bread or some buttery Bruschetta.

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