When life gives you lemons...make this soup!! ; - )
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Stovetop, Pot (small)
Peel & dice the onion.
Peel & dice the carrots.
Peel & dice the celery.
Juice the lemon into a small bowl & set aside.
Peel & chop the garlic.
Heat a drizzle of oil in a pot over medium-high heat. Add chicken breast. Season with salt & pepper. Sear for 3 min on each side to lightly brown, then remove & set aside.
In the same pan, add onion, carrots, celery & garlic. Season with salt & pepper. Stir to combine & cook for 4 min or until veggies have softened.
Pour in chicken broth & stir. Add chicken breast & any juices back into the pot. Bring everything to a simmer & cook for 5 min or until chicken is fully cooked.
Transfer the chicken to a plate & set aside.
Stir in orzo & cook for 7-8 min. Once cooked, remove from heat.
Shred the chicken using two forks.
Add the shredded chicken & lemon juice to the pot. Stir to combine. Season with additional salt & pepper if desired.
Serve in a bowl garnished with parsley or chives if you have & enjoy!
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On average, one serving of the recipe "Lemon Chicken Orzo Soup" contains 214 Energy, 8 g of Fat, 17 g of Carbohydrates, 20 g of Protein, 5 g of Fiber.