Garden Chicken Minestrone Soup
- Servings Per Recipe: 4
- Amount Per Serving
- Calories: 148.7
- Total Fat: 1.8 g
- Cholesterol: 26.3 mg
- Sodium: 583.8 mg
- Total Carbs: 17.9 g
- Dietary Fiber: 5.9 g
- Protein: 15.1 g
IntroductionThis version is gluten-free since there is no pasta added, but this tasty minestrone is loaded with garden veggies, mushrooms, healthy red beans and lean chicken breast. This version is gluten-free since there is no pasta added, but this tasty minestrone is loaded with garden veggies, mushrooms, healthy red beans and lean chicken breast.
1 cup reduced-fat low-sodium chicken broth
1 cup shredded or diced chicken breast, pre-cooked
1 cup fresh mushrooms
1/2 cup medium zucchini, chopped
1 cup canned red kidney beans
1 cup canned green beans, French style
1/2 cup (4 oz.) Bolthouse Farms carrot juice
Mrs. Dash Original or Chicken Herb blend (salt free)
1 T. cracked blacked pepper
*This recipe does not contain added salt since there is sodium present in broth and canned foods.
*The carrot juice provides yummy veggie flavor plus provides lots of Vitamin A!
*Make it heartier with the addition of your favorite pasta or rice
*Try white beans in place of or with the red kidney beans
*Add your favorite fresh or dried Italian herbs, such as basil or oregano
*Serve with breadsticks or rolls for a satisfying meal.
Serving Size: makes 4 1-cup servings