As the weather turns chilly, there’s nothing quite as comforting as a steaming bowl of homemade soup. And this Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta Soup takes the classic chicken noodle soup to a whole new level of flavor.

Bursting with the bold spices of Cajun seasoning and the richness of a creamy broth, this soup is a true flavor explosion in every bite. Tender chunks of juicy chicken, hearty pasta, and a medley of veggies come together to create a satisfying and utterly delicious meal.

Best of all, this Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta Soup comes together quickly and easily, making it the perfect weeknight dinner option. Serve it up with a side of crusty bread for dipping and you’ve got a cozy, comforting feast fit for any chilly evening.

1. Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta Soup

Ingredients

  • 1 lb boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cubed
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 onion, diced
  • 3 cloves garlic, minced
  • 2 carrots, peeled and diced
  • 2 celery stalks, diced
  • 2 tbsp Cajun seasoning
  • 1 tsp smoked paprika
  • 4 cups chicken broth
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 8 oz elbow macaroni
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • green onion for garnish

Instructions

In a large pot or Dutch oven, heat the olive oil over medium-high heat. Add the chicken and cook for 5-7 minutes, until browned on all sides. Remove the chicken from the pot and set aside.

Add the onion, garlic, carrots and celery to the pot. Sauté for 5 minutes, until the vegetables begin to soften.

Stir in the Cajun seasoning and smoked paprika. Cook for 1 minute to toast the spices.

Pour in the chicken broth and heavy cream. Bring the mixture to a simmer.

Add the cooked chicken and uncooked elbow macaroni to the pot. Reduce heat to medium-low and let simmer for 10-12 minutes, until the pasta is tender.

Season with salt and pepper to taste.

Serve hot, garnished with diced green onion

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This Creamy Cajun Chicken Pasta Soup is sure to warm you up from the inside out. The perfect blend of spices, tender chicken, and creamy broth makes for a comforting and utterly satisfying meal. Enjoy!

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