Chicken Breast and Almond Soup (Sopa De Pechuga De Pollo Y Almen

READY IN: 20mins
Top Review by FlemishMinx

Nice, subtle flavor and certainly a very different way of making chicken soup (for me, anyway). I did use the sherry, which definitely adds to the soup in my opinion. Thanks for posting!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cook the chicken breast halves by simmering them in the chicken stock for 10 to 15 minutes.
  2. Remove them and set them aside.
  3. Sauté the almonds in the butter over moderate heat until golden.
  4. Place the almonds, onion, and one of the chicken breast halves in an electric blender or food processor, along with a little of the stock, and blend until pureed.
  5. Add this mixture to the remaining stock, along with the nutmeg, cumin, and cayenne.
  6. Add the second chicken breast half, cut into small pieces, and heat over moderate heat, stirring occasionally.
  7. Add the optional sherry just prior to serving.
  8. Taste and adjust the seasoning.
  9. Garnish with the chopped parsley.

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