How to make Chicken And Spinach Soup -

A nice creamy spinach soup with the bite size of chicken pieces.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Boneless chicken , Spinach (पालक)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Soups

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Chicken And Spinach Soup

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Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 41-50 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Chicken And Spinach Soup Recipe

  • Boneless chicken 200 grams

  • Spinach shredded 2 bunches

  • Oil 3 tablespoons

  • Butter 1 tablespoon

  • Bay leaf 1

  • Onion chopped 1 medium

  • Garlic chopped 2-3 cloves

  • Salt to taste

  • Black peppercorns crushed 1/2 teaspoon

  • Potatoes boiled and mashed 2 medium

  • Milk 1/4 cup

  • White bread slices 2 slices

  • Black pepper powder to taste

  • Dry oregano 1/4 teaspoon

  • Whole dry red chilli crushed 1

Method

Step 1

Cut the chicken into small dices. Heat one tablespoon of oil and butter together.

Step 2

Add bay leaf. Add chopped onion and garlic and sauté. Add shredded spinach and remove bay leaf.

Step 3

Add salt, crushed peppercorns and one cup of water. Cook for two to three minutes.

Step 4

Add boiled and mashed potatoes and cook for two to three minutes. Remove from heat and add milk. Let cool and blend well in a blender.

Step 5

Remove the crusts from the bread slices and cut into croutons. Dilute the spinach puree with milk or water and heat in a pan.

Step 6

Fry the croutons in a teaspoon of oil in another pan till they begin to change colour.

Step 7

Add one more teaspoon of oil and shallow fry further till they are crisp.

Step 8

Drain onto an absorbent paper and keep aside. Heat the remaining oil in another pan, add boneless chicken pieces and sauté till cooked.

Step 9

Sprinkle salt and pepper powder. Add salt to the soup. Flavour the croutons with oregano and crushed red chilli. To serve, put the chicken pieces in a soup cup. Pour the soup over them. Top with the bread croutons and serve hot.

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