Super-Easy Chicken Noodle Soup


Prep 12 min

Cook 20 min

Serves 8


  • salted butter  2 tsp
  • uncooked onion(s)  1 large, finely chopped
  • table salt  1 1⁄2 tsp, divided
  • reduced-sodium chicken broth  64 oz
  • uncooked pasta  4 oz, small shape such as ditalini (about 1 cup)
  • frozen mixed vegetables  10 oz, such as peas, carrots, corn and green beans
  • canned tomatoes  15 oz, petite cut, rinsed and drained
  • cooked skinless boneless chicken breast(s)  6 oz, chopped
  • grated Parmesan cheese  1 Tbsp
  • fresh lemon juice  2 tsp
  • black pepper  1⁄4 tsp
  • chives  1⁄4 cup(s), fresh, chopped (optional)


  1. Melt butter in a large stockpot over medium-low heat. Add onion and 1/2 teaspoon salt; cook, stirring often, until onion is soft and translucent, about 10 minutes.
  2. Add broth and increase heat to high; bring to a boil. Stir in pasta, frozen vegetables and tomatoes; cook until pasta is done, about 7 minutes.
  3. Stir in chicken, cheese, lemon juice, remaining 1 teaspoon salt, pepper and chives; cook 1 more minute to heat through. Yields about 1 1/2 cups soup per serving.

Super-easy chicken noodle soup

20 min

12 Minutes

A warm, hearty soup for the whole family—all with just one pot.

Comfort food, soup


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