Saturday, August 30, 2008

Mom's Vegetable Soup with Rice

1 Tablespoon olive oil.
1 medium onion, finely chopped.
2 Scallions,finely chopped.
1 boneless,skinless chicken breast (finely chop).
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper.
1 teaspoon salt.
1/4 cup Green pea.
1/4 cup Yellow corn.
1/4 -1/2 cup Green beans chopped into small pieces
1/4 cup white or brown basmati rice.
1 Medium carrot, chopped to small cubes.
1 Medium potato, chopped to small cubes.
1 Medium zucchini, chopped to small cubes.
5 cups water.
1 Tablespoon flour + 1 Tablespoon milk powder mix well in 1 cup water.
Fresh parsley or Coriander, chopped.

1) Heat oil in pan; add onion, cook, and stirring until onion is just soft, than add the chicken and spices, cook until chicken is lightly browned and almost cooked.

2) Add green pea, green beans & 1 cup water, bring to boil, simmer, covered about 10-20 minutes or until the pea & beans are soft.

3) Add remaining ingredients, rice & water, simmer, covered until all ingredients cooked . (if you use brown basmati rice add it in step" 2")

4) Stir in milk & flour mixer then add the parsley or Coriander, stir until heated through about 3-4 minutes.

5) Serve with qulash cheese snails or try it with delicious cream cheese Fatayer, Sahan Fatayer, Sambosa bel joben, Safiha (lentils pizzas) ,or with Tasaly (crackers) .


Yasmeen said...

Salam Alaykum Zainab and meedo,
Wow..Whole lot of vegetables in that one soup. Looks YUMMY!
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Kitchen Flavours said...

Soups sounds healthy and tasty.

Arabic Bites said...

Thank you for the comment & thanks for the Award :)

Kitchen Flavours,

isabella said...

Very nice, I should try it!

Jeena said...

This must be one of the most delicious and appetizing soups I have ever seen! The ingredients are such a great combination, they are so healthy and the soup is so well put together. No wonder you two sisters are such great cooks!!!

Yasmeen said...

Ramadan Mubarak Zainab and Meedo:).
You just gave me an idea of making this soup for Iftar, my husband loves soups for Iftar.

Mona said...

Zainab and Hameena, Ramadhan Mabrook!!
The soup sounds delicious and comforting. Inshallah will it a try for Iftaar this Ramadhan. Thanks for sharing your Mom's recipe gals.

MS Life said...

Looks yummy ^^

I'll tell my Mom to make it :)


Arabic Bites said...

Give it a try ,I'm sure you will love it.

You're sweet thank you ,my mom always get happy when she hear that :)

Enjoy the recipe :),Ramadan Mubarak to you too :)

Thank you for stopping by,Ramadan Mubarak to you too.

MS Life,
Thanks,you can tell your mom about the recipe or you can make it yourself & surprise her ;)
Ramadan Mubarak :)

zainab :)

Jyothsna said...

A very wholesome soup! Ramadan Kareem to you!

Tom Aarons said...

This looks really healthy as well as delicious. Wonderful!

Boshnaq said...

Ramadan kareem
great blog you have here, you have a rich database, can you please make an easy to do list :) its ramadan and need to taste some middle eastern food but i need some easy recipes
anyway great job on the website

Adriana in Brussels said...

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Kelly said...

Yum! I am going to make this for dinner tonight! I just found your blog, thanks for sharing your recipes : )

Rosa's Yummy Yums said...

Very comforting looking! A delicious dish, I'm sure!



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