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Pressure Cooker Hearty Chicken Noodle Soup

Pressure Cooker Hearty Chicken Noodle Soup

Looking for an easy hearty chicken noodle soup recipe? This Pressure Cooker chicken noodle soup recipe is easy to make and tastes amazing. Perfect for a weeknight dinner or when you need classic comfort food.

hearty chicken noodle soup

Pressure Cooker Hearty Chicken Noodle Soup

Chicken noodle soup is one of those recipes that everyone should have. Whether you need a warm soup on a cold night, want to make it for someone who isn’t feeling well, or just want some comfort food, this hearty chicken noodle soup recipe is the perfect recipe to have.

Can I Freeze Homestyle Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe

Soup makes a great freezer meal. Whether you make extra and can’t eat it all in time before it spoils or you just want to make a freezer meal for dinner another night, heart chicken noodle soup is a great choice to freeze. When you make this hearty chicken noodle soup recipe, you can eat some right away and freeze the rest. This soup wills stay fresh in the refrigerated, covered, for up to 3 days. If you don’t think you will eat it before it spoils, freezes it right away.

How to freeze soup

When you are making soup to freeze, or just want to freeze the leftovers, you want to make sure to freeze it correctly or else it will get freezer burn or spoil in the freezer. You will want to wait until the soup is cooled. Put the hearty chicken noodle soup in an airtight container or freezer bag. I prefer freezer bags because they lay flat in the freezer and then the containers are not out of use while holding the soup in the freezer. Whether you are using freezer bags or containers, make sure to label the soup with the date it was made and what is in the container.

What is the Best Noodles for Chicken Noodle Soup

When it comes to making this chicken noodle soup, you can use whatever noodles you like. While this recipe calls for egg noodles, that is because I like these noodles because it reminds me of old fashion chicken noodle soup. You can use whatever noodles you like or have on hand. The cooking time for this recipe is meant for egg noodles, which usually have a slightly less cooking time than other noodles.

chicken noodle soup on a spoon

Variations to Pressure Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup

While this is a pretty basic recipe that makes a hearty chicken noodle soup, there are a few ways to change it around.

  • Add Veggies: There are the regular vegetables in this soup that you would associate with chicken noodle soup, but that doesn’t mean those are the only ones you can have for chicken noodle soup. With this recipe, you can add vegetables that are in season or just ones that you like. Use frozen or fresh vegetables.
  • Change the Noodles: As I mentioned above, I like egg noodles in this recipe, but you can use whatever noodles you like.

Ingredients in Hearty Chicken Noodle Soup

  • Boneless skinless chicken breast
  • Olive oil
  • carrots
  • onion
  • celery
  • Basil
  • Oregano
  • Thyme
  • garlic
  • Egg noodles
  • Chicken broth
  • Salt and pepper to taste

How to Make Pressure Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup

Set the Instant Pot to the saute function, and add in the olive oil.

Cut the chicken into bite-sized pieces.

Add the chicken to the heated Instant Pot, and saute for 3 minutes.

Pressure Cooker Hearty Chicken Noodle Soup

Add in the chopped vegetables, and saute for another 3 minutes.

Mix in the garlic, and saute for 30 seconds.

Turn off the saute function.

Pressure Cooker Hearty Chicken Noodle Soup

Add the basil, oregano, thyme, egg noodles and chicken broth, as well as salt and pepper to taste. Stir to combine.

Close the lid of the Instant Pot, making sure the release valve is set to sealing.

Set the Instant Pot to manual for 6 minutes, and then allow it to naturally release for another 2 minutes once done the cooking. After that, flip the release valve to the venting position to release the remaining pressure.

Pressure Cooker Hearty Chicken Noodle Soup

Stir the ingredients together and serve.

hearty chicken noodle soup

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Pressure Cooker Hearty Chicken Noodle Soup


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  • Author: Laura
  • Prep Time: 20 minutes
  • Cook Time: 6 minutes
  • Total Time: 26 minutes
  • Yield: 6 1x

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Looking for an easy hearty chicken noodle soup recipe? This Pressure Cooker chicken noodle soup recipe is easy to make and tastes amazing. Perfect for a weeknight dinner or when you need classic comfort food.


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Ingredients

  • 1 lb. Boneless skinless chicken breast
  • 2 Tbsp. Olive oil
  • 4 Medium carrots peeled and chopped
  • 1 Medium onion chopped
  • 4 Ribs celery chopped
  • ½ tsp Basil
  • ½ tsp Oregano
  • ½ tsp Thyme
  • 3 Cloves minced garlic
  • 6 oz. Egg noodles
  • 8 C. Chicken broth
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Set the Instant Pot to the saute function, and add in the olive oil.
  2. Cut the chicken into bite sized pieces.
  3. Add the chicken to the heated Instant Pot, and saute for 3 minutes.
  4. Add in the chopped vegetables, and saute for another 3 minutes.
  5. Mix in the garlic, and saute for 30 seconds.
  6. Turn off the saute function.
  7. Add the basil, oregano, thyme, egg noodles and chicken broth, as well as salt and pepper to taste. Stir to combine.
  8. Close the lid of the Instant Pot, making sure the release valve is set to sealing.
  9. Set the Instant Pot to manual for 6 minutes, and then allow it to naturally release for another 2 minutes once done cooking. After that, flip the release valve to the venting position to release the remaining pressure.
  10. Stir the ingredients together and serve.

  • Category: dinner
  • Method: pressure cooker
  • Cuisine: american

Keywords: hearty chicken noodle soup

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Pressure Cooker Hearty Chicken Noodle Soup

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