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Old 02-24-2006, 01:55 PM   #1
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Help me make soup, please

I have half of a rotisserie chicken, some lentils, onions, carrots. Tell me some nice things to add to my soup.

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Old 02-24-2006, 01:57 PM   #2
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I'd add... some chicken broth and or veggie broth some minced garlic ( I always add garlic) Mushrooms? Tomatoes or tomato sauce always adds a nice touch to a lentil soup good luck! I bet your house is going to smell WONDERFUL!
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don't forget celery... maybe some egg noodles
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on the noodles.. boil them separately and then just pour your soup on top of them right in the bowls. The noodles won't get over cooked and gooey.
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Old 02-24-2006, 02:19 PM   #5
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Ok, I've got the chicken broth, celery salt(my celery didn't look very good) minced garlic -it is smelling really good - and quite tasty already. I'll have to add more seasoning as the lentils get done. What else?
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Dill goes very nicely with chicken soups.
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Old 02-24-2006, 02:36 PM   #7
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Carrots, corn, shredded cabbage.
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Old 02-24-2006, 02:54 PM   #8
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I will add a bit of dill and some corn - may save cabbage for the salad. It is looking and tasting very good. A bit like stone soup........
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baby spinach, potatoes, taragon is a great herb for chicken lentil soup.
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Old 02-24-2006, 03:21 PM   #10
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Pancetta or bacon, smoked if possible. These would go really well with the lentils (even more so if your lentils are of the brown/green variety) and the chicken.
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