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Chicken Soup with Vegetable Threads Recipe
|Mustard greens/Spinach||12 Ounce (French Mustard)|
|Chicken broth||2 Cup (32 tbs)|
|Water||4 Cup (64 tbs)|
|Boneless, skinless, whole chicken breasts||1 1⁄2 Pound (2 In Number)|
|Jicama||8 Ounce (1/2 Of A Standard Size)|
|Lime juice||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs) (Of 4 Limes)|
|Freshly ground black pepper||To Taste|
Calories 254 Calories from Fat 22
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 2 g3.7%
Saturated Fat 0.6 g3%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 98.7 mg
Sodium 554.1 mg23.1%
Total Carbohydrates 14 g4.8%
Dietary Fiber 6.6 g26.3%
Sugars 4.7 g
Protein 43 g85.8%
Vitamin A 281.7% Vitamin C 133.7%
Calcium 12.7% Iron 16.6%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet
1) Discard the tough stems of the mustard greens, tear and soak the leaves in water.
2) Slice the carrots lengthwise into strips, peel and cut the jicama into 1 1/2-inch strips.
3) Cut the chicken into 1 1/2-inch strips.
4) In a medium-size saucepan, bring the carrot strips, broth and water to a simmer over a medium heat.
5) Stir the chicken into the broth, then the mustard greens and simmer for 3 minutes until the chicken is thoroughly cooked.
6) Turn off the heat and stir in the jicama and lime juice.
7) Season with the salt and pepper to taste.
8) Laddle into the soup bowls and serve immediately.