Prep 5 mins
Cook 30 mins
This is a recipe that I made quite by accident one night and has become a favorite of my family. We always make it when someone is sick. It's great because, just the title indicates, even a poor man can make it.
- 8 cups water
- 4 chicken bouillon cubes
- 2 bay leaves
- 1 tablespoon celery seed
- 1 tablespoon red pepper flakes
- 2 medium onions
- Bring water to a boil.
- Add chicken cubes, bay leaves, celery seed, red pepper flakes and onions to water.
- Bring to a boil and reduce heat.
- Let simmer for about 30 minutes.