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Chicken Noodle Soup

I need a recipe for chicken noodle soup where the noodles won't expand and overtake the soup. Thanks

 
Christmaslver68

Asked by Christmaslver68 at 11:36 AM on May. 5, 2011 in Food & Drink

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Answers (4)
  • pre-cooking the noodles and then giving them a ice bath (so they are very cold) before you add them to the soup helps reduce the expanding. You want to add them view minutes before serving and only keep them on the heat long enough to heat them up.
    SAHMinIL2

    Answer by SAHMinIL2 at 12:06 PM on May. 5, 2011

  • if you make normal soup like you would but use macaronie noodles i love it that way !!
    leandrat

    Answer by leandrat at 11:41 AM on May. 5, 2011

  • Use kluski noodles. They don't expand and they have that perfect al dente texture to them
    cailynsmommy626

    Answer by cailynsmommy626 at 12:01 PM on May. 5, 2011

  • I use egg noodles, but not many, and I break them up a little.

    I also like using a few shells instead of egg noodles.
    Mom-2-3-Girlz

    Answer by Mom-2-3-Girlz at 12:14 PM on May. 5, 2011

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