chicekn soup

Chicken soup for the sick boyfriend soul

Chicken soup doesn’t necessarily cure a cold/flu but it makes you feel better, at least in your belly. This is the soup I make for my family/friends when they are sick, I would like to think it does help.

You can find the recipe below the photo.

chicekn soup


  • 2 tbsp grapeseed oil
  • 1 large onion – chopped
  • 6-8 garlic cloves – chopped
  • 4 carrots – peeled and sliced
  • 4 celery stocks – sliced
  • 2 zucchinis – sliced to 1 inch slices
  • 4 chicken drumsticks
  • 4 chicken thighs – boneless & skinless
  • 6 cups of chicken broth
  • paprika, salt, pepper and Frank’s Red Hot to taste
  • 2 bay leaves
  • 1 tsp dry thyme


  1. Heat oil in a large pot over medium heat
  2. Saute onions and garlic
  3. Add carrots and celery once onion and garlic have softened
  4. Add salt an pepper to taste and saute for another 3-4 minutes
  5. Add borth, paprika, Frank’s, bay leaves, thyme and chicken mix well and bring to a boil
  6. Reduce heat to low and simmer mostly covered until the chicken is cooked and falls of the bone easily (about 1.5 hours)

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