Best Soup Recipes

This hearty chicken and rice soup is just one of 35 epic soup dinner ideas that your family is going to love! 


  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 medium yellow onion, finely chopped
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 2 medium carrots, chopped
  • ½ cup chopped celery
  • ½ teaspoon dried thyme or poultry seasoning
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 2 32-ounce containers chicken stock
  • 1 cup of water
  • 1 cup white rice
  • 2 cups shredded cooked chicken, from a rotisserie chicken


  1. In a large soup pot, heat oil over medium-high heat. Add the onion, garlic, carrots, celery, thyme, and bay leaf. Cook and stir until the veggies are soft, about 5 minutes.
  2. Add the chicken stock and water. Bring to a boil. Add the rice and chicken meat, stir and cook over medium-low heat until the rice is tender, about 25 to 30 minutes


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