Slow Cooker Chicken Lentil Soup – Healthy & Gluten Free
How about a steaming hot bowl of slow-pot chicken lentil soup on a cold day? This soup is easy, healthy and has 300 calories per serving!
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This slow cook chicken lentil soup recipe is one of our most popular recipes (originally published January 6, 2016), so I’ve updated it to include an instructional video! Enjoy!
If you love this healthy crockpot soup,
you’ll love it too: vegetarian chili crockpot, slow cooker Thai chicken soup, and slow cook enchilada soup
. I love my
Liiiiike I love it so much that I think I need to buy a few more, because all I want to do is have every meal made in my cooking pot
- Breakfast: pumpkin oatmeal crockpot
- Lunch: BBQ chicken salad
- Dinner: Slow cook chicken lentil soup
I mean. There is nothing better than a cooking pot.
you need to do is throw everything together, place it in the slow cooker and walk away. By the time you’re home for dinner, dinner is ready to go!
Sorry, I’m obsessed.
This particular recipe is one of my new favorites.
Not only does it taste so, so delicious, but it’s also ridiculously healthy
Lean chicken breasts and protein/fiber-filled lentils make up the bulk of this soup, but it’s also full of onions, garlic, tomatoes, and lots of tasty spices!
This slow-cooked chicken lentil soup is my dream meal.
It’s easy, it’s healthy, it’s cozy and it’s full of flavor.
Ok. It’s Wednesday. Let’s be honest, how is everyone doing in their New Year’s resolutions? It’s the third day (Friday and weekend didn’t count 😉 totally), and I’m still doing well! I’ve started my Barre classes again <, another obsession of mine… and Trevor and I have gone back to working like crazy and eating healthy foods.
On Monday (look at that vegan granola, it’s so addictive), I mentioned that meal prep is how I like to stay on track with healthy eating.
This slow cook chicken lentil soup is p.e.r.f.e.c.t. for that. Make a batch of this on Sunday and have your lunches or dinners ready for the rest of the week. I would say this recipe is enough for 8 large servings and guess what?
It’s less than 350 calories per serving with a whopping 32.8 grams of protein!
This soup is full of protein, fiber and is seriously filling thanks to chicken and lentils
This slow-cooking chicken lentil soup is also seriously t.a.s.t.y
I love the unique texture of lentils combined with tender and shredded chicken, juicy tomatoes and soft onions. Also, let’s talk about what makes this soup completely tasty: spices.
Ingredients of slow
chicken lentil soup
- Lentils (brown or
- Diced tomatoes
- Cayenne salt
- Chicken broth
- Optional toppings: green onions, coriander,
natural fat-free Greek yogurt
do I make this chicken lentil soup recipe?
- Place lentils, chicken, tomatoes, onion, garlic, spices, and broth in a cooking pot
- Stir to combine, cover and cook in HIGH for 4 hours or LOW for 8 hours.
- Shred the chicken and serve with optional ingredients: green onions, cilantro and Greek yogurt.
It’s crazy how tasty a dish can be that literally takes you 5 minutes to prepare.
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