Chicken soup for your cold

Total Time
2hrs 40mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 2 hrs 30 mins

I make this especially when someone is coming down with a cold or sore throat. The longer it cooks the better.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Cut up the chicken or turkey.
  2. Chop the onion, slice the mushrooms.
  3. Put all the ingredients, except for the tomatoes& barley in a large pot.
  4. Bring to a boil, then simmer for@30 minutes.
  5. Add the tomatoes.
  6. Simmer for@1 hour.
  7. Add barley.
  8. Simmer for@1hour.


Most Helpful

Mark and I are both down with a cold, and this soup was wonderful. It felt really good going down on a sore throat. The flavor was terrific. I know that I'll be making this again!

VickyJ January 06, 2006

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