Chicken Cilantro Soup

chicken soup

Recipe by imran of mumbai, IN

Making your stock in this soup really makes the difference!

Ingredients non vegetarian 6 servings

  • Cooked chicken
  • 3 carrots
  • 3 celery stalks
  • one whole onion cut into chunks
  • 10 black peppercorns
  • 3 chicken breast, cooked and chopped
  • Salt and pepper
  • 1 can (28 ounce)  tomatoes, with juice
  • 1 teaspoon dried or 2 tsp.  oregano
  • cilantro
  • Directions

    1. Place chicken in a soup pot and cover with water. Add carrots, celery onion and peppercorns and salt to taste. Heat to boil, then lower heat and simmer 3 hours.
    2. Strain broth and discard veggies. Refrigerate broth about 4 hours and skim off fat. Return to stove over medium heat.
    3. Roughly chop tomatoes and add to the broth with their juice. Add oregano, cooked chicken and any additional salt and pepper. Cook over medium heat for 30 minutes them serve with a sprinkle of cilantro.



    Hi ! Imran , Very Healthy soup . Thank U . Sipping hot chicken soup helps break up congestion and clear up clogged nasal passages . Chicken contains an amino acid called cysteine a substance released when you make the soup . This amino acid is similar to the drug Acetylcysteine which is prescribed by doctors to patients with Brochitis and other respiratory problem . Home made Chicken soup with natural ingredients are healthy .