Family Favorite Chicken Noodle Soup

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 50 mins

This is a hit in my household, specially when someone has the cold or the flu. It tastes like it takes all day to make it thanks to the store-bought frozen homemade noodles and a pre-cooked herb flavored rotisserie chicken! Try it, I guarantee you'll like it. It is basic, yet so comforting an on the table in 1 hour. P.S. We also top it off with more black pepper and parmesan cheese. And I sometimes throw in some green beans too.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a large saucepot, saute carrots, celery and onion in the butter for 2 minutes over med-high heat.
  2. Add broth, garlic and bay leaf, give it a stir, put the lid on the pot and crank up the heat to high until it start boiling.
  3. When boiling, remove lid an drop in the noodles. Give it a good stir and leave the lid off.
  4. Boil on med-high for 25 minutes.
  5. In the meanwhile, remove the (pre-cooked) chicken meat from the bones and set aside.
  6. After 25 minutes, turn down the heat to low.
  7. Add the peas, seasonings and chicken.
  8. Stir and let it cook on low for 15 minutes.
Most Helpful

5 5

Yummy. Just made it. Great way to use up chicken. Quick and delicious.

5 5

4 5

Good soup. Followed ingredients as is except I didn't know what all purpose seasoning is so I used Emeril's Essence. For the chicken I used Cooked Chicken for Recipes - Barefoot Contessa Style (costs about half the cost of purchasing a rotisserie chicken). Also, in the directions it doesn't say when to add the garlic and I almost missed that step - just added it with the chicken but next time I'll saute it with the veggies. Overall, easy and yummy.