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Turkey Soup Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Jen Geerlings

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
1 leftover turkey carcass
OR 1 salad size container with chopped up turkey meat (~8 cups)
3 medium onions, chopped
2 large carrots, diced
2 celery ribs, diced
1 cup butter, cubed
1 cup all purpose flour
2 cups half and half cream
1 cup uncooked long grain rice
2 teaspoons salt
1 teaspoon chicken bouillon granules
3/4 teaspoon pepper

NOTE: If making with just the turkey meat, skip step #1, and use 3 additional 32 oz chicken broths for the 3 qt. of broth.

Directions:
Directions:
1. Place turkey carcass in a soup kettle or Dutch oven and cover with water. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 1 hour. Remove carcass; cool. Set aside 3 qt. of broth. Remove turkey from bones and cut into bite-size pieces; set aside.

2. In a soup kettle or Dutch oven, saute the onions, carrots and celery in butter until tender. Reduce heat; stir in flour until blended. Gradually add 1 qt. of reserved broth. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened.

3. Add cream, rice, salt, bouillon, pepper, remaining broth and reserved turkey. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 30-35 minutes or until rice is tender. Freezes/reheats well.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
16
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1 hour 10 minutes; cook time: 40 minutes.

 

 

 

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