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The nutty taste and chewy texture of wild rice defines this creamy vegetarian soup.

Jennifer Kalinowski
Source: Better Homes and Gardens

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Credit: Jason Donnelly

Recipe Summary

prep:
25 mins
cook:
55 mins
Servings:
8
Max Servings:
10
Yield:
11 cups
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Creamy Wild Rice-Mushroom Soup

Ingredients

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Directions

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  • In a 5- to 6-qt. Dutch oven melt butter over medium heat. Add onion, carrots, and celery; cook 5 minutes or until softened, stirring occasionally. Add mushrooms and garlic; cook 10 to 15 minutes or until vegetables are tender and most of the mushroom liquid is evaporated, stirring frequently. Carefully add wine; cook and stir 1 minute more.

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  • Add broth, salt, and pepper to mushroom mixture. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer 10 minutes. In a small bowl combine cream and flour; stir into broth mixture. Cook and stir until slightly thickened and bubbly. Stir in Cooked Wild Rice and thyme. Return to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer 5 minutes to blend flavors.

  • Season soup to taste with additional salt and pepper. If desired, top servings with additional thyme.

*Tip

Or use two 8.8-oz. pouches cooked long grain and wild rice.

Nutrition Facts (Creamy Wild Rice-Mushroom Soup)

248 calories; total fat 14g; saturated fat 9g; polyunsaturated fat 1g; monounsaturated fat 4g; cholesterol 42mg; sodium 759mg; potassium 466mg; carbohydrates 24g; fiber 2g; sugar 5g; protein 6g; trans fatty acid 0g; vitamin a 2874IU; vitamin c 4mg; thiamin 0mg; riboflavin 0mg; niacin equivalents 4mg; vitamin b6 0mg; folate 47mcg; vitamin b12 0mcg; calcium 55mg; iron 1mg.

Cooked Wild Rice

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  • In a medium saucepan combine the water, wild rice, and salt. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Simmer, covered, 40 minutes or until tender. Drain if needed.

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Rating: 5.0 stars
01/20/2021
Very good vegetarian soup!