Sunday, December 6, 2009

sunday comfort food!!!

its cold, windy and ive been xmas shopping all weekend. im tired....so what a better way to end my weekend on sunday night while watching the vikings.....comfort food! here is a must have easy recipe!!!

Chicken Wild Rice Soup (or kind of a stoup)

1cup carrots-sliced
1cup celery-sliced
1/2cup onion-chopped (more or less--depends on your family)
2 cloves garlic-chopped
4 cans chicken broth
1 can cream of celery soup
2 cups half n half
1 box uncle bens long grain wildrice mix with seasoning packet-uncooked
2 large chicken breasts- cooked and cubed

saute onions, carrots, celery, garlic in a little butter. (2 pats or so of butter)
Add chicken broth, celery soup, halfnhalf, rice mix and chicken.

Bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer until rice and veggies are tender.
(can be doubled for a large group)

Enjoy with some yummy rolls or crackers.

3 comments:

Needled Mom said...

Sounds delicious and we are having the cold weather here in southern CA as well. It's moving your way!!! Keep that soup handy.

Maria said...

Sounds really Yummy but will have to wait till June/July to try it. It is salad weather here.

Impera_Magna said...

Oh YUM! Will have to make that this week... have cooked chicken in the freezer!