Olive Garden Chicken And Gnocchi Soup

Olive Garden Chicken And Gnocchi Soup

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  • Prep Time

    minutes

  • Total Time

    minutes

  • Servings

    servings


Ingredients

  • Description

  • Recipe

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  • Yields: 8 servings

  • 1

    cup chicken breasts, cooked and diced (you can use a rotisserie chicken)

  • 4

    tablespoons butter

  • 4

    tablespoons flour

  • 1

    quart half and half

  • 114 ounce can chicken broth

  • ½

    cup celery, finely diced

  • 2

    garlic cloves, minced

  • 1

    cup carrots, finely shredded

  • 1

    cup onion, finely diced

  • 1

    cup fresh spinach, coarsely chopped

  • 1

    tablespoon extra virgin oil

  • ½

    teaspoon thyme

  • ½

    teaspoon parsley

  • Freshly grated parmesan cheese – optional

  • 1

    pound potato gnocchi – can buy this in the gourmet section of many supermarkets

Directions

Sauté the onion, celery, and garlic in the butter and olive oil, over medium heat when the onion becomes translucent, add the flour, and make a roux (let the butter and flour mixture cook for about a minute) before adding 1 quart of half and half. Cook gnocchi according to package directions. Into the roux add in the carrots and chicken. Once the mixture becomes thick add the chicken broth. Once the mixture thickens again, add the cooked gnocchi, spinach, and seasonings, simmer until soup is heated through


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