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Serves 6 | Prep Time 15 minutes | Cook Time 1 hour and 30 minutes

Why I Love This Recipe

I love this soup because it is easy to make and it is light.

Ingredients You'll Need

1 Tbsp vegetable or canola oil
2 cloves garlic
1 yellow onion
3 carrots
3 stalks celery
1 chicken breast
6 cups chicken broth
2 cups water
Black pepper

Matzo balls
3 large eggs
3 Tbsp vegetable or canola oil
3/4 cup matzo meal
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp baking powder
Freshly cracked pepper


Step 1- Mince the garlic finely and dice the onion, celery, and carrots.Cook the garlic, onion, celery, and carrots with the vegetable oil in a large pot over medium heat until tender.

Step 2- Break down whole chicken and into pieces.

Step 3- Add all broken down pieces into pot with chicken broth, 2 cups water, some cracked pepper

Step 4-Let meat cook for 30 minutes and bring to a boil.

Step 5- Make matzo balls. whisk together the eggs and vegetable oil. Add the matzo meal, salt, baking powder, and a little freshly cracked pepper to the eggs and oil until combined. add 1 Tbsp of water until its thick.

Step 6-Let the balls sit for about 15 minutes before scooping.

Step 7-After 30 minutes, remove chicken and shred with a fork. Return the shredded chicken to the soup.

Step 8-Once balls are stiffened up, add balls into soup and make sure they are the size of ping pong balls.

Step 9-Let soup simmer for about 20 minutes.

Step 10-Serve and enjoy.

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