instant pot chicken meatball & root vegetable soup
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I got inspired by all the Fall Flavors as the final harvest season begins but we're laying off the red meat so much, so I made this soup to celebbrate the Fall!
prep time 15 Min
cook time 20 Min
method Pressure Cooker/Instant Pot
Ingredients For instant pot chicken meatball & root vegetable soup
- FOR THE MEATBALLS
1 lbground chicken
1/2 cbread crumbs
1 tspgarlic powder
1 tsponion powder
1 Tbspfresh chopped parsley or 1 tsp. dried parsley flakes
- FOR THE SOUP
2 lgcarrots, thickly cut
2 lgparsnips, thickly cut
1 stalkcelery, diced
1 mdonion, quartered
1 smsweet potato, peeled and diced
3 md3 white potatoes, peeled and diced
2 cv-8 vegetable juice
1 box(32 oz.) chicken broth
salt and pepper to taste
1/4 cfresh, chopped parsley
How To Make instant pot chicken meatball & root vegetable soup
1Preheat oven to 350 degrees
2To make meatballs ahead of time: Mix all of the meatball ingredients together and throughly combine using your hands.
3Place each meatball onto a parchment lined baking sheet. Bake in oven for 15-20 minutes. Set aside and refrigerate until ready to use.
4TIP: You can cook and freeze these meatballs by placing them on a parchment or freezer paper lined pan after baking and put them into the freezer. When frozen solid, place them in a sealed zip lock bag and use as needed. Will keep 2-3 months in the freezer!
5Place carrots, onions and celery into the instant pot and pour in vegetable juice and chicken broth.
6Secure lid and set valve to sealing.
7Cook on high pressure for 10 minutes.
8Use quick release valve to vent then carefully open the lid.
9Add in the diced sweet and white potatoes, parsnips and meatballs.
10Close lid and cook on high pressure for 4 minutes.
11Use the quick release valve to release the pressure then carfully open the lid.
12Salt & pepper to taste and throw in 1/4 cup of fresh parsley.
13Ladle into bowls and serve!
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Categories & Tags for Instant Pot Chicken Meatball & Root Vegetable Soup:
- Chicken Soups
- #Quick & Easy
- #Sweet Potato
- #vegetable juice
- #root vegetable
- #Instant Pot
- #Carrots Soup
- #I P
- Low Fat
- Pressure Cooker/Instant Pot