Crock Pot Chicken Noodle Soup #SundaySupper

Happy Sunday!  This week, the #SundaySupper crew is teaming up to share things that warm our soul.  When I heard about this week’s theme, the first thing that came to mind was the Chicken Soup For The Soul book series, so of course I had to make Chicken Noodle Soup.
I love soup in general.  But none has the same ‘comfort’ level as chicken noodle.  I remember that being what my grandmother always made me when I was a little girl and didn’t feel well (granted, Campbell’s actually made it, but still…) and it’s still my soup of choice if I’m feeling under the weather.  There’s just something about the warm broth, the smooth noodles and the crunch of a cracker.  It warms my soul just thinking about it.
My life is busy these days.  My daughter started Kindergarten this year and I’ve taken on more days in the office.  I don’t always have time to stand over the stove.  I’ve always loved my Crock Pot, but I’ve looked toward it more in the last year as a way to prepare old favorites.  Chicken Noodle Soup was no exception.  My Crock Pot version is so simple… even your husband can do it!
Crock Pot Chicken Noodle Soup
Makes 6 Quarts
3 Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts
1 16 oz Bag Baby Carrots
1 Bunch Celery
1 Large Sweet Onion
2 Cartons (48 oz each) Chicken Broth
1 Tablespoon Sage
4 Cloves Garlic
2 Teaspoons Salt
2 Teaspoons Pepper
48 oz Water (approximately)
1 Package Extra Wide Egg Noodles
In a 6 Qt Crock Pot, add chicken, carrots, celery (roughly chopped), onion (roughly chopped), broth, sage, garlic, salt and pepper.  Cook over low heat 6-8 hours.
Approximately 30 minutes before serving, pull the chicken breasts from the Crock Pot.  Using two forks, shred the chicken breasts.  Return the chicken to the Crock Pot.  Add the egg noodles and fill the Crock Pot with water to just below the rim.  Increase the heat to high and cook 15-20 minutes, stirring once or twice.
Seriously guys… how easy is that?  This will easily feed a family of 4 for at least 2 full meals, maybe more.  It’s simple, it’s classic, it warms you – inside and out.
If Chicken Noodle Soup doesn’t warm your soul, maybe one of these other dishes from our #SundaySupper crew will…
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Will we see you all on Twitter at 7 PM?  Join us for our weekly #SundaySupper chat.  We’d love to talk with you about what warms your soul.  Join us by following the #SundaySupper hashtag.
Tell us… What warms your soul?
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10 Responses to Crock Pot Chicken Noodle Soup #SundaySupper

  1. Lane says:

    I love anything made in a crockpot. How great are they? Perfect contribution to this SundaySupper

  2. Renee Dobbs says:

    I really do need to use my crockpot to make more soups. I always seem to reach for the dutch oven or soup pot. Adding this to my list of crockpot recipes to make.

  3. I am looking to use my crock pot more and am so glad you shared this recipe! Thanks for sharing during #SundaySupper!

  4. Bobbi says:

    Love to find great crock pot recipes!! My son and his girlfriend just got their own place and one of the first things I bought for them was a crock pot. I can’t wait to send this on to them!!!

  5. This recipe is such a simple pleasure. After todays Sunday Supper, I’ll really have no excuse not to use my slow cooker more! Thanks for sharing with us!

  6. Soni says:

    Love Chicken Noodle Soup and this crockpot version sounds delish!!My slow cooker is craving for some attention right now and this looks like a good recipe to try 🙂

  7. Susan says:

    Nothing is more comforting than a big bowl of chicken noodle soup! Love it!

  8. Chris Baccus says:

    Great simplicity and I’m sure delicious. Will have to give it a try soon.

  9. I’m a lover of soup, too! You can’t beat the crockpot. It’s basically hands free and easy clean up. Your soup looks delicious.

  10. seetfei says:

    This Chicken noodle soup looks delicious and I am going to give a try on slow cooker for this recipe. Thanks for sharing!

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