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Jamaican Chicken Soup Recipe

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For 5 Person(s)


  • 1 pound(s) chicken
  • 1/4 cup(s) White Cane Vinegar
  • 14 cup(s) water
  • 1 pound(s) pumpkin
  • 1 medium carrot
  • 2 clove(s) garlic
  • 1 1/2 cup(s) counter flour
  • 1/2 cup(s) water
  • 1/8 teaspoon(s) salt
  • 2 medium Irish potatoes
  • 1 pound(s) yellow yam
  • 1 packet(s) Grace Cock Soup Mix
  • 1 stalk(s) escallion
  • 1 sprig(s) thyme
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon(s) salt
  • 6 whole pimento berries
  • 1 whole scotch bonnet pepper

Easy Homemade Chicken Soup Directions

  1. Clean and wash chicken with vinegar and water solution (using 4 cups of water).
  2. Cut chicken into bite size pieces, peel and dice pumpkin and carrot, crush garlic.
  3. Pour water in a pot and put to boil. Add chicken, pumpkin, carrot, and garlic, cook for about 40 minutes.
  4. Combine flour, salt and water, mix well and knead to make a smooth dough, cover and set aside.
  5. Peel Irish potatoes and yellow yam, cut into bite-size pieces and add to the boiling soup.
  6. Divide dough into six pieces, use to make spinners, add to the soup.
  7. Add Grace Cock Soup Mix and stir into the soup along with the escallion, thyme, salt, pimento berries and scotch bonnet pepper.
  8. Stir the mixture, cover and leave to simmer for a further 15 minutes.

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