WINTER SOUP

Ingredients

• 1 boneless skinless chicken breast
• 2 pink potatoes
• 2 carrots
• 1 chayote
• 1 large onion
• 1 celery stalk
• 2 cups of cabbage cut into very thin strips
• 2 tbsp tomato sauce
• 1 tablespoon chopped parsley
• 2 tbsp butter
• 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
• 2 chicken broth tablets
• Salt
• Hot chilli pepper to taste

Method of preparation

1. Cut chicken breast into small, regular pieces and season with salt and pepper, let it taste for about 20 minutes.
2. Peel the potatoes, carrots, chayote and onion and cut all the vegetables except the cabbage, which should be cut into very thin strips.
3. Heat the olive oil and butter in a large saucepan and add the diced chicken and let it brown over high heat, stirring constantly. Add tomato sauce and chopped vegetables. Mix well and simmer for about 5 minutes. Add 1 1/2 liter of hot water and chicken broth tablets and cook for about 1 hour to make chicken and vegetables soft. If necessary, during cooking, add more hot water.
4. Adjust salt and serve with a pinch of pepper and parsley.