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Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

This hearty chicken and wild rice soup is a wonderful addition to your dinner any time of the year.

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Ingredients

  • 1 box (6 ounces) long grain and wild rice mix, prepared according to package directions
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 2 (about 8 ounces total) boneless, skinless chicken breast halves, chopped
  • 2 cups (8 ounces) sliced fresh mushrooms
  • 1 1/4 cups (1 medium) chopped onion
  • 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  • 3 3/4 cups chicken broth, (two 14 1/2-ounce cans)
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried tarragon, crushed
  • 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme, crushed
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 can (12 fluid ounces) NESTLÉ® CARNATION® Evaporated Milk*
  • 2 tablespoons cornstarch
  • 2 tablespoons dry white wine
  • Green onions, and toasted slivered almonds (optional)

Instructions

  1. Heat vegetable oil in large saucepan over medium-high heat.
  2. Add chicken, mushrooms, onion and garlic; cook, stirring occasionally, for 5 to 8 minutes or until vegetables are tender and chicken is no longer pink.
  3. Add rice, broth, tarragon, thyme, salt and pepper; bring to a boil over medium-high heat.
  4. Combine small amount of evaporated milk and cornstarch in small bowl; stir until smooth. Add to saucepan with remaining evaporated milk and wine. Cook, stirring occasionally, for 3 to 5 minutes or until soup is thickened.
  5. Garnish with green onions and almonds.

Prep Time: 25 minutes | Cook Time: 15 minutes | Total Time: 40 minutes | Yield: 6 servings

* For a lower-fat version of this recipe, substitute NESTLÉ CARNATION Evaporated Lowfat Milk for Evaporated Milk.

By: CARNATION MILKS

Recipe and photo credit (used with permission): VeryBest Baking.