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Whether you're feeling under the weather or just love chicken soup, this Portuguese home style chicken soup (canja de galinha caseira) will hit the spot.
Portuguese Home Style Chicken Soup Recipe
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Portuguese Home Style Chicken Soup Recipe

Portuguese Home Style Chicken Soup Recipe

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1/2 chickenPasta (to taste)1 onion, choppedParsley (to taste)1 piece of chouriço sausageWater (to taste)Salt (to taste)Mint (to taste)
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    1. Cook the chicken in the water with salt, onion, parsley and the piece of sausage.
    2. When the chicken is cooked, remove it from the pan and add the pasta.
    3. Shred the chicken and when the pasta is cooked, add it to the pan with the pasta.
    4. Turn off the stove, add mint leaves (to taste) and serve.
    Recipe & Photo Credit: kcristininhanacozinha.blogspot.com

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