Canja de Galinha (Brazilian Chicken Soup)

Canja de Galinha (Brazilian Chicken Soup)
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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 8
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 131.8
  • Total Fat: 2.5 g
  • Cholesterol: 46.8 mg
  • Sodium: 480.0 mg
  • Total Carbs: 14.4 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 1.6 g
  • Protein: 12.8 g

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Chicken soup seems to be a universal comfort food. Chicken soup seems to be a universal comfort food.
Number of Servings: 8


    1 pound chicken thighs, boneless/skinless
    2 medium potatoes, diced
    2 carrots, chopped
    1 onion, chopped
    6 cloves garlic, mashed
    1 can diced tomatoes and liquid
    1 chicken bouillon cube
    6 cups water
    1 tsp. salt
    1/2 tsp. pepper
    juice of one lime
    2 Tbsp. chopped parsley or cilantro
    1 c. white long grain rice


Combine first 10 ingredients in pot. Cook until chicken is well done and starting to fall apart.
Add lime juice, parsley/cilantro, and rice. Stir, bring to simmer, and turn off heat.
Let sit 15 minutes or until rice is soft.

Serving Size: Makes 8 one-cup servings

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