Green Tea- Scented Chicken Soup Recipe

Posted in the Glenview Forum

Since: Jan 10

Location hidden

#1 Jan 8, 2010
Green Tea-Scented Chicken Soup

3 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves (about 1 1/2 pounds), diced into
1/2 inch cubes
Salt and freshly ground black pepper
4 1/2 cups chicken stock
3 carrots, peeled and chopped into 1/2-inch cubes
1 fennel bulb, cored, quartered and sliced into 1/2-inch pieces
3 leeks, white and light green parts only, split lengthwise and cut crosswise
into 1/2-inch slices
1/4 cup Green Tea leaves
1 tablespoon lemon juice.

1. Season the chicken with salt and pepper. Cover and let stand at room temperature for 20 minutes.

2. In a large saucepan, bring the stock to a simmer. Add the carrots, fennel, leeks and a pinch of salt. Cook at a low simmer until the vegetables are tender. Add the chicken, cover and remove from the heat. Let stand until the chicken is just cooked, about 5 minutes. Using a slotted spoon, transfer the chicken and vegetables to a warm bowl.

3. Add the green tea to the stock and steep for 5 minutes. Strain through a fine sieve lined with cheesecloth and set over a saucepan. Add the lemon juice, and salt and pepper to taste. Reheat, then return the vegetables and chicken to the broth. Ladle into bowls. Serves 4. Adapted from "Aroma," by Mandy Aftel and Daniel Patterson of Coi Restuarant.

The above recipe is excerpted from New York Times (Steep Increase).

Drink Tea!!
It offers a Taste of Heaven on Earth!!
http://heavenlytealeaves.com

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Glenview Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Online maps will outline Chicago-area's transpo... Fri Tia 1
River Grove Library (Feb '11) Fri Marge 51
Pet services needed?? Thu Kelleysmith 1
Frank McPartlin Special Assistant for Bureau Of... (Mar '14) Jan 27 Testalie 14
Walgreens grants billionaire interim CEO $7M in... Jan 25 Phill 14
Walgreen faces penalty for NY flu shot charges (Oct '12) Jan 25 Im not an MBA but 9
Car burglar Jan 24 JenniferEco 1

Winter Storm Warning for Cook County was issued at February 01 at 4:08AM CST

Glenview Dating
Find my Match
More from around the web

Glenview People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE

Personal Finance

Mortgages [ See current mortgage rates ]

NFL Latest News

Updated 1:24 pm PST

Yahoo! Sports 1:24PM
What trick will Belichick pull from his hoodie sleeve next?
Bleacher Report 5:14 PM
How Bears Can Make Most of Each Draft Pick
Bleacher Report12:00 AM
3 Mistakes the Chicago Bears Can't Afford to Make This Offseason
NBC Sports 6:14 AM
Michael Bidwill on Larry Fitzgerald: We'll get this worked out
Bleacher Report 9:15 AM
Tillman Hints at Return to Bears with Tweet