Chicken & Matzo Ball Soup for Passover

Chicken & Matzo Ball Soup for Passover

Homemade chicken soup can’t be beat for a tasty and easy meal during the Passover season.

30 min.prep time 2:55total time
6 servings
000 Ratings

Ingredients

Chicken

8 cups water
2 pounds chicken wings
1 large (1 cup) onion, chopped
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon pepper
1 bay leaf

Matzo Balls

1 envelope (from 5-ounce package) kosher matzo ball mix
Olive or vegetable oil
1 tablespoon chopped fresh chives
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon pepper

Soup

4 to 5 medium (1 1/2 cups) carrots, sliced
2 ribs (1 cup) celery, chopped
1/2 teaspoon garlic salt

Directions

Place water, chicken wings, 1/2 cup onion, 1 teaspoon salt, 1/2 teaspoon pepper and bay leaf in 6-quart saucepan. Cover; cook over high heat 10-15 minutes or until mixture comes to a full boil.

Reduce heat to low. Cover; cook 1-1 1/2 hours or until chicken is tender and comes off bones.

Remove chicken from broth. Cool chicken slightly; remove from bones. Discard bones and skin; strain broth.

Prepare 1 envelope matzo ball mix as directed on package. Add chives, 1/4 teaspoon salt and 1/8 teaspoon pepper; mix well. Refrigerate and cook as directed on package.

Return chicken and broth to saucepan. Add remaining onions, pepper and all remaining soup ingredients. Cook over high heat 10-15 minutes or until mixture comes to a boil.

Reduce heat to low. Cook 5-10 minutes or until carrots are crisply tender. Add cooked matzo balls. Continue cooking until heated through.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories: 120

Fat: 2.5g

Cholesterol: 30mg

Sodium: 1740mg

Carbohydrates: 14g

Dietary Fiber: 3g

Protein: 12g

Recipe #15517©2012Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

Comment On This Recipe

Please correct the item(s) in red below:
0 Please select a rating

Email address will not be published

Or
Please note, all submissions are screened for content deemed appropriate by Land O'Lakes. Comments are published within 3 business days.
Submit
Thank you, your comment has been submitted for approval

Message:

Your friend thought you might be interested in Chicken & Matzo Ball Soup for Passover

Latest Blog

Chocolate Cake… it’s not just for breakfast anymore
August 29, 2014 by Alex

I admit it: I let my kids have chocolate cake for breakfast this week. Some of you are probably shocked and questioning whether I am fit to be a mom. However, I know there are a handful of “my people” who are saying, “See, I knew we could do this!” More ...

The Simple Rewards® Club is your personal online resource for exclusive offers and information. It’s also our way of saying “thank you” for trusting Land O’Lakes and inviting us into your home. Membership is free, so sign up today.

FREE Sign Up Includes:
  • Our Measuring Cup® Newsletter Preview »
  • Money-Saving and Exclusive Offers
  • Online Recipe Box

Already a Member? Sign In.

FPO IMAGE

YES. Send me the Measuring Cup® Newsletter.
Cancel and Go Back

Forgot Your Password?

Please correct the items(s) in red below

    We'll email instructions to the address you used to register.

    Reset My Password Cancel and Go Back

    Confirmation Email Sent

    We've sent a confirmation email to the address associated with your account. Check your email and follow the link within 3 hours in order to complete the password reset process.

    Close

    Welcome Back!

    If you are already a member, please sign in.

    Not a Simple Rewards Member? Join Now. Forgot Your Password?

    Check Your Email

    Look for an email soon with instructions to reset your password.

    If you did not receive the email, please check your email junk folder (just in case) or contact us.

    Hi, I'm Becky. I'm eager to share my best ideas and favorite recipes from my 20+ years in the Land O'Lakes Test Kitchen. I'm also excited to help with any questions you have about cooking and baking with Land O Lakes® products. Some of the questions and answers will be published in our newsletter, The Measuring Cup®. Please use the short form below to ask your questions, or share your tip or memory.


    Please correct the item(s) in red below

    *These fields are required
    Submit

    Thanks.

    Your question has been submitted.



    Close Window

    Email: