Curried Chicken Soup


Chicken soup is everywhere, but families can tire of it very quickly.  The addition of curry just elevates the simple chicken soup and will become an all-time favorite.  It is also a very simple recipe and all items are readily sourced in your local supermarket.

IngredientsServes 4
Olive oil2 tbspns
Onions, chopped500 gm
Curry powder2 tspns
Ground cardamom¼ tspn
Ground coriander¼ tspn
Chicken broth4 cups
Flour2 tbspns
Skinless boneless chicken thighs500 gm
Chopped fresh coriander3 tbspns

Cooking Method

Heat olive oil in heavy large pot over medium heat.  Add onions.  Cover; cook until onions are tender but not brown, stirring occasionally, about 12 minutes.  Mix in spices; stir 2 minutes.  Transfer one and a half cups onion to blender.  Add two cups broth and flour; blend until smooth.

Cut chicken into 1 cm cubes, sprinkle with salt and pepper.  Add to pot and stir over medium heat 5 minutes.  Add puree from blender and remaining 2 cups broth.  Bring soup to boil.  Reduce heat to medium-low and simmer until chicken is tender and soup thickens, stirring occasionally, about 25 minutes.  Mix in chopped coriander; season soup to taste with salt and pepper.