- 1 tablespoon olive oil
- 1 onion, diced
- 4 ribs celery, diced
- 1 1/2 cups diced carrots
- 10 cups chicken stock
- 1 pound cooked chicken meat, chopped
- 2 teaspoons dried sage
- 2 teaspoons dried thyme
- 1 teaspoon ground turmeric
- Salt and black pepper, to taste
- 2 1/2 cups cooked basmati rice
Heat oil in a soup pot, over medium heat. Add onions, celery and carrots. Sauté vegetables until soft, about 8 minutes.
Add stock, chicken, sage, thyme, turmeric, salt and pepper. Bring to a boil, reduce temperature to low and simmer for 30 minutes. Add cooked rice and heat through.