Turkey Soup

Turkey Soup Recipe

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Jacque Hodges

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@Jacquehodges

Everyone but my Mom (too many mushrooms) loves this one. If I make it for Mom the mushrooms are left out. This is a great recipe to use after Thanksgiving when you're trying to figure out what to do with all the left-overs.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
8-10
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
2 Hr 30 Min

Ingredients

  • 1
    turkey carcass
  • 2 qt
    water
  • 1 medium
    onion, halved
  • 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 2
    bay leaves
  • 1 c
    carrots, chopped
  • 1 c
    uncooked rice
  • 1/3 c
    chopped celery
  • 1/4 c
    chopped onion
  • 1 can(s)
    condensed cream of chicken or cream of mushroom soup, undiluted
  • 1 pkg
    sliced mushrooms (optional)
  • ·
    meat from the turkey carcass. i used meat from a turkey i had cooked at an earlier time and frozen.

How to Make Turkey Soup

Step-by-Step

  1. Place turkey carcass in a stockpot. Add water, onion, salt, and bay leaves. Cover and simmer for 2 hours.
    Or...skip this step and use previously made stock of any kind-chicken, turkey, or vegetable.
  2. Remove carcass, cool. Strain broth and skim off fat. Discard onion and bay leaves. Return the broth to the pan.
    or..use 2 quarts of previously made broth as mentioned above.
  3. Add carrots, rice, celery, chopped onion, and mushrooms to the broth and simmer until rice and vegetables are tender. 20-45 minutes depending on what kind of rice you use.
  4. Add turkey from the carcass or leftover frozen turkey. Add cream soup and heat through.
  5. Season with salt and pepper to taste.

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About Turkey Soup

Course/Dish: Turkey Soups




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