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Expectorant Soup

Soup is a perfect meal choice when sick! This dish, in particular, contains three vegetables that help promote drainage of mucus from your lungs.
Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 30 mins
Total Time 35 mins
Servings 4 servings

Ingredients
  

  • 1 tbsp Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 1 Leek thinly sliced
  • 6 Carrots peeled and sliced
  • 1 Chili Pepper thinly sliced
  • 2 cloves Garlic crushed or chopped
  • Pinch of Salt
  • 3 cups Chicken Stock low sodium
  • 1 tbsp Pasley finely chopped

Instructions
 

  • Heat oil in a large saucepan over medium heat, cook leek until soft, approximately 4 to 5 minutes.
  • Stir in carrots, chili pepper and garlic and season with salt.
  • Cook until carrots are soft, approximately 8 to 10 minutes.
  • Add chicken stock and bring to a simmer.
  • Cook 10 to 12 minutes.
  • Puree half the soup in a blender until smooth.
  • Stir puree into remaining soup.
  • Garnish with parsley.

Notes

Nutritional information per serving:
Calories - 102
Sugar - 5g
Proteins - 5g
Carbs -  12g
Fats - 5g
Fibre - 3g