Hubby and friends says it is the best they have had. I do not put noodles in the soup so that I can enjoy it as well, I do not like noodles in my soup; served on the side also keeps them from becoming mush.
Combine all ingrediants for the broth and allow them to boil for about 20 minutes or until chicken is done. Strain broth and put it back in the pot. Set the chicken to the side.
Add all vegetables to the broth and return to a boil. Pull the chicken off the bones, and remove skin. Chunk the chicken and return to pot. Allow to boil for about fifteen minutes or until veggies are tender.
Fill small pot with water and salt. Bring to a boil and add noodles. Follow package instructions. When done strain and rinse with hot water.