Chicken is one of the unsung heroes of the daily diet of a non-vegetarian foodie. It is healthy, easy to cook and amazingly versatile. Chicken dishes are suitable for family meals all year round. From roasts and curries to soups, good-quality chicken really is the main ingredient of wholesome, healthy eating. Warm up on the chilliest of winter nights with this healthy Rice and Chicken Soup.
6 cups chicken stock
1 medium sized carrot, thinly sliced
1/2 cup diced chayote (squash)
1 cup cooked rice
150 gm cooked chicken, sliced
2 tsp finely chopped Burmese coriander (maan dhaniya)
Salt and pepper
Sprigs of fresh coriander, to garnish
How to prepare Healthy Rice and Chicken Soup:-
Put the stock in a large saucepan and add the carrots and chayote.
Bring to a boil, reduce the heat to low and cover it for 15 minutes.
Stir in the rice and chicken and continue cooking for an additional 7/8 minutes.
Add the chopped Burmese coriander. Season with salt and pepper. Soup is ready.
Ladle the soup into warmed bowl, garnish with coriander and serve.
This Winter Special Healthy Rice and Chicken Soup will definitely warm up your winter nights.