Chicken noodle soup, it’s the ultimate comfort food, and these are the chicken noodle soup recipes ready to completely change the game! Whether you’re feeling under the weather, you’re a bit hungover (oops), or you’re just looking for a comforting bowl of goodness on a winter’s day – chicken noodle soup is hard to go past.
It’s a classic for a reason, people, but these recipes have added some extras to the traditional recipe to make your chicken noodle soup even better! From immune-boosting versions to speedy Thai chicken soups. Even chicken noodle soups chock full of wontons! So many ways to make your winter warmer even better!
What can I add to my chicken soup to give it flavour?
If you want to add something extra to your chicken noodle soup, you’ve come to the right place. There are a few super simple things you can add to your chicken noodle soup to level up the flavour. Firstly, making your own chicken stock is a totally game changer – yes it’s more time consuming but i PROMISE, you will not regret it!
Secondly, adding anything high in all those delish umami flavours – i’m talking miso, soy sauce – anything that’s gonna add some depth and salty goodness to your soup.
Lastly, choose the right veg, and cook your soup for as long as possible. Choose your fave veggies and cook your soup for a decent amount of time – the longer the better TBH. Let all those flavours get to know each other on the stove.
What noodles are best for chicken noodle soup?
Chicken noodle soup is one of the most iconic noodle recipes of all time. Not only is it perfect for when you’re under the weather (or a bit hungover), but it’s also the perfect comforting companion for a cold winter’s day.
But a chicken noodle soup is only ever as good as the noodles used. You can pretty much use any noodle that takes your fancy, pasta is commonly used, there are plenty of rice noodle recipes for chicken soups, udon noodle recipes, ramen noodle recipes and even egg noodles work well! Whatever noodles you have on hand will work.
If you love chicken noodle soup and you need it ASAP and a trip to the grocery store is just not happening, you can absolutely use whatever noodles you have taking up space in your pantry. Whatever noodles you have, or whatever noodles you and your family like the best are totally suitable for your version of chicken noodle soup.