Heat broth to a simmer. Melt butter in a saucepan and
slowly saute leek, carrot and parsnip for about 7 minutes
or until they begin to soften but do not take on color.
Stir in flour and cook for 5 minutes, stirring until well
blended. Turn into hot broth, stirring vigorously. Simmer
gently for about 10 minutes or until soup is smooth and
Add apple slices and chicken, and simmer about 10 minutes
or until apples and vegetables are tender but still
slightly firm. Adjust seasonings with salt and pepper.
Posted by R. Crockett
Per serving: 332 calories, 23 gm carbohydrates, 89 mg
cholesterol, 375 mg sodium, 28 gm protein, 14 gm fat, 7 gm