Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup – A chicken soup that’s loaded with tiny bits of tender orzo pasta, lean protein rich chicken breasts, fresh vegetables and it’s seasoned with plenty of bright fresh lemon.It’s a delicious Greek flavored soup that will leave you craving more! Cozy Chicken Lemon Orzo Soup Let’s just start by saying this is a must try soup! It’s a ready favorite and a family favorite.It’s nutritious, full of flavor, easy to prepare, cooks in one pot, and it’s the perfect pick me up, feel better soup.
You’ll love it on a cold blistery day or even on a summery day with its vibrant lemony goodness.Serve it with fresh hearty buttered bread or a side salad to finish the meal.I think you’re going to love every last sip of this! Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup Recipe Ingredients Boneless skinless chicken breasts – Thighs could be substituted just increase cook time slightly.
Salt and pepper – Season to taste.Olive oil – Only a little is needed for sauteing the vegetables.Carrots, celery, yellow onion and garlic – This mirepoix blend build up the flavor of the soup.
And these veggies make it more nutritious.Chicken broth – Or use my homemade chicken stock recipe to make it even better! Dried oregano and basil – Italian seasoning could be substituted.Parmesan rind (plus shredded parmesan for serving) – I love finding ways to use up those leftover rinds.
They work perfectly for simmering in soup.Lemon – You’ll add both the juice