Print

Slow Cooker Chicken Spinach and Orzo Soup

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 6 hours
Total Time 6 hours 10 minutes
Author Micha @ Cookin' Mimi

Ingredients

  • 3 to 4 chicken breasts , approximately 1 pound
  • 1 medium onion , chopped
  • 3 to 4 cloves garlic , minced
  • 2 teaspoons salt free herbs and spices seasoning blend. I used 21 seasoning salute from Trader Joe's but your favorite works
  • 8 cups low sodium chicken broth or stock
  • 1 cup orzo pasta
  • 4 cups fresh spinach
  • Salt to taste

Instructions

  1. Place the chicken, onion, garlic, seasoning blend and chicken broth in a 4 to 6 quart slow cooker.
  2. Cook for six hours on low or until the chicken is tender
  3. Remove the chicken and set aside to cool slightly
  4. When chicken is cool enough to handle shred or chop
  5. Twenty minutes before serving add the orzo, spinach and chicken back to the slow cooker
  6. Taste and adjust seasonings as needed