Turkey Soup: A Warm Embrace in a Bowl

Hello, dear readers! Today, I invite you to step into my kitchen, where the air is filled with the comforting aroma of simmering broth and the promise of a heartwarming meal. We’re going to delve into the soothing world of ‘Turkey Soup’, a dish that has been my solace on many a chilly evening.

Turkey Soup Recipe

Easy Leftover Turkey Soup • Salt & Lavender

turkey soup

Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 40 minutes
Course Soup
Cuisine American
Servings 3 people
Calories 560 kcal


  • 1 pot


  • 300 g turkey fillet
  • 2 eetlepels of butter
  • 30 g bakbacon
  • 1 small onion
  • 1 worteltje
  • 1 small leek
  • some brushwood celery
  • 1 litre chicken soup
  • 35 g butter
  • 35 g flower
  • salt and pepper
  • ½ dl dry sherry
  • 2 eetlepels of chopped parsley


  • Barge the turkey fillets in the butter rapidly on all sides brown.
  • Cut the bacon in shreds, peel and shred the onion and carrot. Clean the leek and cut these in pieces. Celery was and dabs these. Barge the bacon and the vegetables just as, but late them bruin does not become. Soup pours and brings everything to cooks. 20 minutes let cook more appetites than on a complete gentle vuurtje. Screen soup. Cut the flesh in small bits. And leaves in this flower melts butter gold yolk becomes. Gradually and under reoeren soup pours and continues stir to the soup cooks. Flesh and test do how much salt and pepper is necessary. The sherry in the soup pours and powders these on last with the chopped parsley.


Keyword turkey fillet

About Turkey Soup

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My love for ‘Turkey Soup’ began in my grandmother’s kitchen, where she would transform leftover Thanksgiving turkey into a soup that was nothing short of a culinary hug. Over the years, I’ve tweaked her recipe, adding my own touches, but the essence remains the same – a bowlful of comfort that warms you from the inside out.

Cooking Tips

  • Use a mix of both white and dark turkey meat for a balanced flavor.
  • Don’t rush the simmering process; it’s key to a flavorful broth.
  • Add fresh herbs towards the end to retain their aroma and freshness.
  • Feel free to add vegetables of your choice for added nutrition and taste.
  • Always taste and adjust the seasoning before serving.

Serving Suggestions

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  • Crusty Bread: A piece of crusty bread on the side makes for a hearty meal.
  • Green Salad: A light, fresh salad can balance the richness of the soup.
  • Grated Cheese: A sprinkle of your favorite cheese can add a delightful creaminess.
  • Crackers: Crunchy crackers can add an interesting texture contrast.
  • White Wine: A glass of crisp white wine can complement the soup beautifully.


  • Q: Can I use chicken instead of turkey? A: Yes, chicken can be a good substitute, but the flavor profile might slightly differ.
  • Q: Can I make this soup vegetarian? A: Absolutely! Substitute turkey with a mix of hearty vegetables and use vegetable broth.
  • Q: Can I freeze this soup? A: Yes, this soup freezes well. Just ensure to cool it completely before freezing.
  • Q: What can I do if my soup is too thin? A: You can simmer it for longer or add a cornstarch slurry to thicken it.
  • Q: Can I add noodles to this soup? A: Yes, adding noodles can make the soup even more filling and comforting.

‘Turkey Soup’ is not just a dish; it’s a cherished memory, a tradition passed down through generations, and a testament to the power of simple, wholesome ingredients. Whether you’re looking for a way to use up leftover turkey, seeking comfort on a cold day, or simply craving a bowlful of goodness, this soup is your answer. So, put on your apron, heat up that pot, and let’s create some culinary magic together!

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