As usual -- I dump and pour, so these measurements are estimated.....add more or less to taste.
Chicken and Rice Soup
2 split chicken breast
5 T. butter
1/2 onion (chopped)
4 to 5 fresh mushrooms (chopped)
2 to 3 carrots (chopped)
1 tsp. garlic powder
1/2 tsp. onion powder
1 tsp. salt
2 tsp. pepper
1 1/2 tsp. cumin
2 boxes Rice a Roni Long Grain and Wild Rice
1 can cream of chicken soup
Add water to a large stock pot along with the 1st ten ingredients.
Boil until chicken is tender and done; remove from bone and return to pot.
While chicken is cooking; prepare the rice according to the directions on the box.
When the rice is done; add one can cream of chicken soup - mix.
Add the rice mixture to the soup pot.
Stir, Serve, and Enjoy
When gifting you could included a few cornmeal muffins (click here for recipe) and a pack of saltine crackers (not pictured because I picked them up on my way up to the gentleman's house.)
I also took him a slice of apple pie for dessert -- he was pretty tickled to have lunch in a basket all ready to eat!
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