NEXT RECIPE >

Quick Creamy Wild Rice Soup Recipe
Quick Creamy Wild Rice Soup Recipe photo by Taste of Home
Next Recipe

Quick Creamy Wild Rice Soup Recipe

Read Reviews
5 1 2
Publisher Photo
"My husband and I call this our favorite soup," writes Marilyn Ausland from her Columbus, Georgia kitchen.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
MAKES:3 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min.
MAKES: 3 servings

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup chopped onion
  • 1/4 cup thinly sliced celery
  • 1/4 cup sliced fresh mushrooms
  • 1 green onion, thinly sliced
  • 1/4 cup reduced-fat butter
  • 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/8 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 can (14-1/2 ounces) reduced-sodium chicken broth
  • 1 cup cooked wild rice
  • 1/4 cup diced fully cooked lean ham
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons diced pimientos
  • 1/2 cup fat-free half-and-half
  • 1 tablespoon sliced almonds, toasted, optional

Nutritional Facts

221 calories: 1 cup, 9g fat (6g saturated fat), 30mg cholesterol, 640mg sodium, 27g carbohydrate (0g sugars, 2g fiber), 11g protein Diabetic Exchanges: 1 starch, 1 lean meat 1 fat.

Directions

  1. In a large saucepan, saute the onion, celery, mushrooms and green onion in butter until tender. Stir in the flour and pepper until blended. Gradually stir in broth. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 1-2 minutes or until thickened. Reduce heat. Stir in the rice, ham and pimientos; heat through. Stir in half-and-half; heat through (do not boil). Sprinkle with almonds if desired. Yield: 3 servings.
Originally published as Creamy Wild Rice Soup in Cooking for 2 Winter 2005, p43


Reviews for Quick Creamy Wild Rice Soup

AVERAGE RATING
(2)
RATING DISTRIBUTION
5 Star
 (2)
4 Star
 (0)
3 Star
 (0)
2 Star
 (0)
1 Star
 (0)
MY REVIEW
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Sort By :
MY REVIEW
jwiedenfeld
Reviewed Mar. 19, 2016

"I added left over turkey diced, instead of ham, and a small can of cream of chicken soup for more body. Delicious!!!!"

Loading Image