The Best Chicken Soup Recipe

  By Petra  

May 4, 2018

The weather is getting colder and we turn to warm, nourishing meals in the evening. Why not prepare a chicken soup, nourishing for the body and soul? Recipe below.

  • Prep: 20 mins
  • Cook: 40 mins


1Bring chicken, water, and 1 tablespoon salt to a boil in a large stockpot. Add onions, celery, and garlic. Reduce heat and simmer, partially covered, for 30 minutes.

2Remove chicken breast, and set aside. Add carrots. Simmer, partially covered, for 40 minutes.

3Remove remaining chicken and discard back and wings. Let cool slightly. Remove meat from bones, and cut into bite-size pieces.

4Stir in desired amount of chicken and season with salt.



1 whole chicken, cut into pieces

Coarse Salt

2 celery stalks

6 medium carrots

4 garlic cloves, crushed

3 medium onions, thinly sliced

8 cups water