Slow Cooker Chicken Lentil Soup
How about a steaming hot bowl of Slow Cooker Chicken Lentil Soup on a chilly day? This soup is easy, healthy, and has less than 350 calories per serving!
  • Course
    Main
Servings
6-8 people
Prep Time Cook Time
5 minutes 4 hours
  • Course
    Main
Servings
6-8 people
Prep Time Cook Time
5 minutes 4 hours
Slow Cooker Chicken Lentil Soup
How about a steaming hot bowl of Slow Cooker Chicken Lentil Soup on a chilly day? This soup is easy, healthy, and has less than 350 calories per serving!
  • Course
    Main
Servings
6-8 people
Prep Time Cook Time
5 minutes 4 hours
  • Course
    Main
Servings
6-8 people
Prep Time Cook Time
5 minutes 4 hours
Ingredients
  • 1 pound dried lentils
  • 1 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts*
  • 1 (15 oz) can diced tomatoes
  • 1 yellow onion diced
  • 4 cloves garlic minced
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • 1 teaspoon onion powder
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons dried oregano
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons chili powder
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons smoked paprika
  • 2 1/2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 1/2 – 1 teaspoon salt
  • Cayenne if desired*
  • 7 1/2 cups chicken broth
  • Green onions for topping
  • Cilantro for topping
  • non fat plain greek yogurt for topping
Instructions
  1. Grease crockpot with cooking spray.
  2. Place all ingredients into crockpot (except green onions, cilantro, and greek yogurt) and stir to combine.
  3. Cook on HIGH for FOUR hours or LOW for EIGHT hours.
  4. After the soup is done cooking, remove chicken breasts and shred them using two forks.
  5. Place chicken back into soup and stir to combine.
  6. Serve with sliced green onions, chopped cilantro, and greek yogurt!
Recipe Notes

*I think it really helps this dish. We like spicy, so we used 1 teaspoon of cayenne.
** Nutrition information does not include toppings (green onion, cilantro, greek yogurt)

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