Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup

READY IN: 8hrs 20mins
SERVES: 6
YIELD: 14 cups
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In 4-1/2 to 6-quart slow-cooker bowl, combine water, carrots, celery, onion, garlic, bay leaves, thyme, 4 t salt, 1/2 t pepper.
  • Place whole chicken on top of vegetables.
  • Cover slow cooker with lid and cook as manufacturer directs on low setting 8 to 10 hours or on high 4-5 hours.
  • Transfer chicken to cutting board. Discard bay leaves. Add noodles to slow-cooker; cover with lid and cook (on low or high) 20 minutes.
  • While noodles cook, remove and discard skin, fat and bones from chicken; shred meat.
  • Skim fat from soup and discard. Return chicken to soup to serve.
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