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  • In a 3-quart saucepan, combine broth, onion, carrots, celery, water, Italian seasoning, black pepper, and bay leaf. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer, covered, for 5 minutes. Stir in frozen noodles. Return to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer, covered, for 10 to 12 minutes or until noodles are tender but still firm and vegetables are just tender.

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  • Stir in chicken; heat through. Discard bay leaf. To serve, ladle soup into bowls. If you like, sprinkle with parsley. Serves 6.


If you don't have any leftover chicken or turkey, use about 1/2 of a 2- to 2-1/2-pound whole or cut-cup purchased roasted chicken from the supermarket deli, then skin, bone and chop. Or, poach 3/4 pound skinless, boneless chicken breast halves: Place chicken in a skillet with 1-1/2 cups water. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer, covered, for 12 to 14 minutes or until chicken is tender and no longer pink. Drain; cut into cubes.

Nutrition Facts

339 calories; 6 g total fat; 2 g saturated fat; 1 g polyunsaturated fat; 1 g monounsaturated fat; 130 mg cholesterol; 554 mg sodium. 270 mg potassium; 46 g carbohydrates; 3 g fiber; 4 g sugar; 23 g protein; 0 g trans fatty acid; 3401 IU vitamin a; 4 mg vitamin c; 0 mg thiamin; 0 mg riboflavin; 6 mg niacin equivalents; 0 mg vitamin b6; 16 mcg folate; 0 mcg vitamin b12; 40 mg calcium; 2 mg iron;