Chicken Soup Foley's Restaurant

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Melanie B

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@MelBelle

I took a trip to Ireland November 2011. I picked up this cookbook called A taste of Killarney, compiled by Jane Bergin. This recipe is from Foley's Restaurant, Chef Carol Foley Hartnett.
6 WW points per serving

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
8
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
1 Hr 30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 1
    whole organic chicken
  • 2
    onions, chopped
  • 2
    carrots, chopped
  • 1
    leek, chopped
  • 3 sprig(s)
    thyme
  • 13 1/2 oz
    pearl barley, uncooked

How to Make Chicken Soup Foley's Restaurant

Step-by-Step

  1. Place chicken in a large pot. Add 4 liters (4 1/2 quarts water. Brig to a boil and skim off the fat. Season with salt and pepper and simmer slowly until chicken is cooked. Remove chicken.
  2. Add the vegetables and the pearl barley to the stock and simmer slowly.
  3. Skin & bone the chicken. Cut the chicken int o 1 inch dice and add to the soup. Reboil.
  4. Serve in large bowls with soda bread.
  5. Chef's a a child growing up, we had a small farm at the back of the restaurant, so we had everything on our doorstep. My father would take a chicken and prepare it for my mother to make this wonderful broth which was a cure for all our ails.

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About Chicken Soup Foley's Restaurant

Course/Dish: Chicken Soups
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Irish
Other Tag: Healthy



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