Buffalo Chicken Soup

by Heather H. of Kitchen Concoctions: www.kitchen-concoctions.com 

Prep Time: 10-15 minutes Cook Time: 15-20 minutes Serves: 4

Warm and hearty soup loaded with vegetables and chicken and those classic buffalo flavors.

Ingredients:

For Soup:

1 tablespoon butter

1 tablespoon olive oil

1 medium yellow onion, diced

3 large carrots, sliced

3 celery stalks, sliced

1 (9.5-ounce) package Birds Eye® Steamfresh® Flavor Full Buffalo Cauliflower  

3 garlic cloves, minced

1 (32-ounce) carton chicken stock

½- ¾ cup buffalo wing sauce

1 (16-ounce) package Farm Rich® Smokehouse Dry Rub Smoked Chicken

½ teaspoon each kosher salt and black pepper

For serving:

¼ cup blue cheese crumbles

¼ cup chopped green onions

¼ cup blue cheese dressing

Directions:

Heat butter and oil in a large stockpot over medium-high heat. Add the onions and saute for 2-3 minutes, Add carrots, celery and cauliflower, and saute for an additional 5 minutes. Add garlic and cook for 1 minute.

Stir in chicken stock, buffalo sauce, chicken, salt and black pepper. Bring soup to a boil and boil for 3 minutes. Reduce heat and simmer for 10-15 minutes.

Taste and adjust seasonings or additional buffalo sauce, if needed. Serve immediately topped with blue cheese crumbles, diced green onion and a drizzle of blue cheese dressing.

Note: Additional stock, buffalo sauce or water maybe needed to add to any refrigerated leftovers.