Matzo Ball Green Chili Chicken Soup

1
JoSele Swopes

By
@JODIE57

My sister got me hooked on this recipe of course I have made changes since by experimenting...Matzo Balls are a Jewish Dumpling...This is great for the wintry or just a cool day...Sometimes if I am just feeling under the weather or someone in the house is sick I will make this....My sister serves this during Pass Over too....or Hanukkah...

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
1 Hr 35 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

  • 7 c
    fat-free, less-sodium chicken broth, divided
  • 1 1/2 c
    unsalted matzo meal
  • 2 Tbsp
    minced fresh onion
  • 3 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt, divided
  • 2 large
    large egg yolks
  • 1 clove
    garlic, minced
  • 4 c
    chopped onion
  • 4 c
    water
  • 1 1/2 c
    chopped carrot
  • 1 1/2 c
    chopped celery
  • 10 clove
    garlic, crushed
  • 2 c
    green chili, chopped
  • 2 Tbsp
    thyme sprigs
  • 2 Tbsp
    parsley sprigs
  • 2 Tbsp
    rosemary sprigs
  • 3 can(s)
    chicken breast (shredded + broth)
  • 2 Tbsp
    chopped fresh dill
  • WATER TO DIP HANDS IN TO SHAPE MATZO BALLS WITH

How to Make Matzo Ball Green Chili Chicken Soup

Step-by-Step

  1. Combine 1 3/4 cups chicken broth, matzo meal, 2 tablespoons minced onion, oil, 1/4 teaspoon salt, yolks, and 1 minced garlic clove, stirring well. Cover and chill 1 hour.
  2. While matzo mixture chills, combine 5 1/4 cups broth, 1/4 teaspoon salt, chopped onion, and next 9 ingredients (chopped onion chicken breast); bring to a boil. Reduce heat, and simmer 1 hour, skimming surface as needed. Remove chicken; reserve for another use. Strain broth mixture through a colander into a large bowl; discard solids. Return broth to pan; bring to a boil. Reduce heat, and simmer.
  3. Slightly dampen your hands each time you shape your Matzo Balls Divide matzo mixture evenly into 24 (1 1/2-inch) balls. Gently drop balls into simmering broth. Cover, reduce heat to medium-low, and cook 5 minutes or until done (matzo balls will rise to surface). Remove from heat; stir in dill.

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About Matzo Ball Green Chili Chicken Soup

Course/Dish: Chicken Soups, Chili
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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