Chicken Noodle Soup

 Chicken Noodle Soup: A Comforting Classic

Warm up your soul with a bowl of homemade Chicken Noodle Soup! This comforting classic is perfect for chilly days, comforting colds, or simply satisfying your craving for a hearty and delicious meal. Packed with tender chicken, wholesome vegetables, and slurp-worthy noodles, this soup is sure to become a favorite in your household. Let's dive into the recipe and create a bowl of comfort that will soothe your spirit and satisfy your hunger!


  • - 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • - 1 onion, diced
  • - 2 carrots, sliced
  • - 2 celery stalks, sliced
  • - 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • - 8 cups chicken broth
  • - 2 cups cooked chicken, shredded or diced
  • - 2 cups uncooked egg noodles
  • - 1 teaspoon dried thyme
  • - 1 bay leaf
  • - Salt and pepper, to taste
  • - Fresh parsley, chopped (for garnish)


1. Saute the Aromatics:

   - In a large pot or Dutch oven, heat the olive oil over medium heat. Add the diced onion, sliced carrots, and sliced celery. Cook, stirring occasionally, until the vegetables are softened, about 5 minutes. Add the minced garlic and cook for an additional 1 minute.

2. Add Broth and Seasonings:

   - Pour in the chicken broth, and add the dried thyme and bay leaf. Season with salt and pepper, to taste. Bring the soup to a simmer.

3. Cook the Soup:

   - Once the soup is simmering, add the cooked chicken and uncooked egg noodles. Cook, stirring occasionally, until the noodles are tender, about 8-10 minutes.

4. Adjust Seasonings:

   - Taste the soup and adjust the seasoning with more salt and pepper, if needed. Remove the bay leaf from the soup.

5. Serve:

   - Ladle the hot Chicken Noodle Soup into bowls. Garnish with chopped fresh parsley for a pop of color and freshness.

6. Enjoy:

   - Serve the soup hot, with crusty bread or crackers on the side. Enjoy the comforting flavors of homemade Chicken Noodle Soup!

Get ready to cozy up with a bowl of this homemade Chicken Noodle Soup and let its comforting warmth nourish your body and soul. It's a classic recipe that never fails to bring comfort and joy to the table!