John's Chicken Noodle Soup

cathy tate


This recipe came about when my husband's pancreatitis flared-up and I had to cook very low fat. But that didn't mean that I had to give up flavor. This is an easy recipe to make and is loaded with flavor but very low in fat.


★★★★★ 1 vote

10 Min
2 Hr


  • 3 large
    boneless, skinless chicken breast
  • 3 qt
  • 2 large
    sweet onions, quartered
  • 2 large
    carrots, quartered
  • 2 stick
    celery, halved
  • 6 large
    baby portebello mushrooms
  • 2 clove
  • 1-2 tsp
  • 2
    bay leaves
  • 2 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
    black pepper
  • 7-8 oz
    your favorite noodle (egg, dumpling or fettuccine)

How to Make John's Chicken Noodle Soup


  1. Place the chicken in a large stock pot. Add the water and all ingredients. Bring to a boil; reduce heat and simmer for 2 hours.
  2. Remove chicken from the stockpot and cut into bite-size pieces, set aside. Remove the mushrooms and cut into bite-size pieces. Remove bay leaves and discard. With slotted spoon, remove carrots, onions and celery; transfer them to a blender. Puree the solids then pour back into the stockpot along with the cut up chicken and mushrooms. Simmer another 15 minutes then serve.

Printable Recipe Card

About John's Chicken Noodle Soup

Course/Dish: Chicken Soups
Other Tag: Healthy

Leave a Comment

Casseroles Recipes for Those Nights You Don’t Want to Cook

Casseroles Recipes for Those Nights You Don’t Want to Cook

I love to take the time and prepare a fancy meal for my family. Then there are those nights I just don’t want to cook but also don’t feel like take-out. That’s when I plan to make a casserole. Nothing is easier when you want a hearty meal without a lot of work. “Redneck Mac […]

8 Turkey Burgers That Won’t Have You Missing Ground Beef

8 Turkey Burgers That Won’t Have You Missing Ground Beef

Looking to eat less red meat in the new year, but craving a burger? Try making turkey burgers. We know ground turkey can be bland. So how does it make a good burger that’ll satisfy a burger craving? By adding toppings and seasonings, you can make a moist turkey burger that will suit your taste […]

11 Easy Fish Taco Recipes

11 Easy Fish Taco Recipes

For all our fellow taco-lovers out there, you need to check out these recipes. Not only is fish a healthier option for Taco Tuesday, but it also helps switch things up. Plus, there are so many options! From beer battered to grilled to pan seared, fish tacos are a delicious addition to your taco rotation.