Chunky Potato and Chicken Soup

Chunky potato and chicken soup recipe
Prep in Prep in:
10 mins
Cook in Cook in:
15 mins
Serves Serves:
4
Per Serving %RI
Energy (Kcal) 339
Energy (KJ) 1419
Fat 13.3g 19%
Saturated Fat 5.1g 25%
Total Sugars 2.9g 3%
Salt 0.8g 13%

Method

Here’s a fantastic chicken soup recipe to thaw the chill of winter or bring a little sunshine to a rainy afternoon. This chunky chicken and potato soup recipe allows the soft textures of the humble spud to meld with the fantastic flavours of chicken, parsley, thyme and garlic. It’s called chunky for a reason – it’s filling and warming but incredibly easy to make!

  1. In a frying pan, cook the chicken in the oil until golden.
  2. In a medium/large saucepan cook the leeks and garlic over a low heat in the butter until soft, about 7 minutes.
  3. Stir in the flour. Add the chicken stock and potatoes. Bring to a simmer.  Add the chicken and cook for about 10 minutes, remove the chicken and shred with a fork. Continue to simmer the stock, return the chicken to the pan with the fresh thyme and season.
  4. Serve with freshly chopped parsley and crusty bread.

Ingredients

3 fluffy potatoes (such as Maris Piper or King Edward), peeled and cut into 2cm dice

4 chicken thighs

2 teaspoons olive oil

2 leeks, thinly sliced

1 garlic clove, peeled and crushed

20g butter

1 teaspoon plain flour

750ml hot chicken stock

1 teaspoon fresh thyme

1 tablespoon freshly chopped parsley

3 fluffy potatoes (such as Maris Piper or King Edward), peeled and cut into 2cm dice 4 chicken thighs 2 teaspoons olive oil 2 leeks, thinly sliced 1 garlic clove, peeled and crushed 20g butter 1 teaspoon plain flour 750ml hot chicken stock 1 teaspoon fresh thyme 1 tablespoon freshly chopped parsley

You may also like

Bacon & Egg Potato Salad with Dijon Mustard Recipe

Potato Salad with Bacon, Egg & Dijon Mustard Recipe

A scrumptious potato salad recipe which binds the fantastic flavours of bacon, egg and dijon mustard together for a light, fresh meal perfect for the summer.

  • Prep in: 20 mins
  • Cook in: 15 mins
The ultimate New York hash brown recipe

The ultimate New York hash brown

A perfect centrepiece to a lunch occasion - served with so many different combinations to suit the time and the weather.

  • Prep in: 10 mins
  • Cook in: 15 mins
Poached salmon & potato salad with crème fraiche

Poached Salmon & Potato Salad with Crème Fraiche

Look at this Poached salmon & potato salad with creme fraiche. It is a great healthy recipe. It is a good source of Omega-3 fats and high in fibre!

  • Prep in: 20 mins
  • Cook in: 20 mins
Breakfast hash with bacon and poached eggs recipe

Breakfast Hash with Bacon and Poached Eggs

A tasty weekend brunch recipe that the whole family can enjoy during a leisurely day. Ideal for using up leftover cooked potatoes. Sausages could also be added to this breakfast brunch.

  • Prep in: 10 mins
  • Cook in: 20 mins