Lemony Chicken Noodle Soup January 20 2012

Lemony Chicken Noodle SoupServes 4
(kindly shared by our customer, Connie Michalik)
 
2 bags Skinny Dip Noodles, any shape
6 oz boneless chicken breast, no skin
4 cups chicken broth
1 cup sliced celery
1 cup sliced carrots
1/2 cup diced onion
1 tablespoon lemon zest, minced
1 teaspoon dried thyme
 
Heat small nonstick skillet on HIGH.  Coat chicken breast with cooking spray.  Place in skillet and cook until brown, about 4 minutes.
 
Combine broth, celery, carrots, onion and thyme in a programmable slow cooker.  Top with chicken, skin side up. Cover slow cooker and cook on HIGH until tender, about 4 hours. Transfer chicken to a cutting board and let cool briefly then shred.
 
Add drained noodles, green onion, lemon zest and chicken to the slow cooker and cook 10 minutes. Season with salt & pepper to taste and serve.
 
Nutritional Breakdown
 
Calories:  89.....Carbs:  6 grams.....Protein: 13 grams.....Fat:  1 grams
Fiber:  3 grams.....Potassium:  486 mg.....Sodium:  519 mg