Curried Turkey Soup
This colorful soup is a delight to serve the day after Thanksgiving. Best of all, it comes together in the slow cooker, allowing you some time to get a head start on your holiday shopping. —Holly Bauer, West Bend, Wisconsin
Total TimePrep: 40 min. Cook: 8 hours
Makes6 servings (2-1/2 quarts)
- 4-1/2 cups chicken broth
- 1 can (14-1/2 ounces) diced tomatoes, undrained
- 2 medium carrots, chopped
- 2 celery ribs, chopped
- 1 medium onion, chopped
- 1 medium green pepper, chopped
- 1 medium tart apple, peeled and chopped
- 1 tablespoon curry powder
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon pepper
- 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
- 1/2 cup unsweetened apple juice or additional chicken broth
- 3 cups shredded cooked turkey
- 3 cups hot cooked rice
- Combine the first 10 ingredients in a 4- or 5-qt. slow cooker. Cover and cook on low for 7-8 hours or until vegetables are tender. Mix flour and apple juice until smooth; stir into soup. Cover and cook on high for 30 minutes or until soup is thickened.
- Add turkey; heat through. Stir in rice.
Nutrition Facts1-2/3 cups: 314 calories, 4g fat (1g saturated fat), 57mg cholesterol, 1096mg sodium, 42g carbohydrate (11g sugars, 4g fiber), 25g protein.
Originally published as Curried Turkey Soup in Holiday & Celebrations Cookbook 2011