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Turkey or Chicken Wild Rice Soup (No Milk or Cream)

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“I put this together to use up some leftover turkey, inspired by some of the great soup recipes and their reviews here on Recipezaar. I stirred in some leftover gravy, but I know I won't always have that in the fridge. Feel free to stir in things you have in the fridge.”

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  1. Melt half the butter, add onion and cook for about five minutes, until softened.
  2. Add remaining butter, mushrooms, 1 tablespoon sherry and cook for five more minutes.
  3. Add the green onions, garlic, dried herbs, black pepper and cook for a couple of minutes.
  4. Add the rice mix with the seasoning packet and 3 1/2 cups of water. Stir in the bay leaf, turkey (or chicken) and sherry.
  5. Bring to a boil then cover, lower heat, and simmer for 25 minutes.
  6. Remove bay leaf before serving.

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