Famous Dave's Wild Rice Soup Recipe

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  1. Heat 2 tbsp chicken fat or butter in a large sauté pan set over medium heat until hot.
  2. Increase heat to medium-high and add celery, carrot, onion, green pepper and red pepper.
  3. Cook until onion is tender.
  4. Stir in corn, mushrooms and jalapeno.
  5. Cook until mushrooms begin to turn golden brown and shiny wet, stirring frequently.
  6. Remove from heat.
  7. Bring broth to boil in an 8-quart stock pot.
  8. While broth is heating up, heat 1/2 cup plus 2 tbsp butter in a skillet set over medium heat until hot; stir in flour.
  9. Cook over low heat 2 minutes stirring constantly — do not brown.
  10. Stir butter and flour mixture into broth. Simmer until slightly thickened, whisking to prevent lumps.
  11. Stir in cooked vegetables, parsley, salt, black pepper, white pepper, nutmeg and cayenne.
  12. Bring to a simmer, stirring occasionally.
  13. Add chicken, rice and whipping cream.
  14. Cook just until heated through.
  15. Serve topped with toasted almonds.
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Nutrition Facts

Per ServingPer 100 g
Amount Per 1 Serving
Calories 645.48 Kcal (2702 kJ)
Calories from fat 355.6 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 39.51g 61%
Cholesterol 83.67mg 28%
Sodium 2280.49mg 95%
Potassium 898.32mg 19%
Total Carbs 51.24g 17%
Sugars 4.58g 18%
Dietary Fiber 6.57g 26%
Protein 20.51g 41%
Vitamin C 45.8mg 76%
Vitamin A 0.6mg 20%
Iron 8.4mg 47%
Calcium 145mg 14%
Amount Per 100 g
Calories 97.09 Kcal (406 kJ)
Calories from fat 53.49 Kcal
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 5.94g 61%
Cholesterol 12.58mg 28%
Sodium 343.02mg 95%
Potassium 135.12mg 19%
Total Carbs 7.71g 17%
Sugars 0.69g 18%
Dietary Fiber 0.99g 26%
Protein 3.08g 41%
Vitamin C 6.9mg 76%
Vitamin A 0.1mg 20%
Iron 1.3mg 47%
Calcium 21.8mg 14%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
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  • salty
  • savory
  • bitter
  • sweet
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Recipe Tags

Weightwatchers Points

  • 15.4
  • 17

Good Points

  • saturated fat free,
  • low cholesterol

Bad Points

  • High in Sodium

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