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Colombian Style Chicken Broth

septiembre 13, 2023

por Sammi Lowe
Colombian Style Chicken Broth

Tiempo de preparación: 5 minutos

Hora de cocinar: 45 minutos

Tiempo Total: 50 minutos

Autor: Diego and Disney

Nivel de habilidad: Fácil / Medio

Cocina: latinoamericano

Porciones: 4


Colombian Style Chicken Broth

  • 4 medium to large chicken drumsticks
  • 2 dientes de ajo picados
  • 1 cucharadita de comino
  • 1 cucharadita de ajo en polvo
  • 5 cups of water or chicken broth
  • 1/2 manojo de cebollas verdes, picadas
  • 1/2 bunch fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 8 to 10 potatoes, peeled and sliced
  • 1/2 chicken bouillon cube
  • Sal al gusto

This simple chicken broth recipe is a comforting staple in Colombian homes that is passed on through generations. The garlic, green onions, cumin and cilantro simmer with the potatoes and chicken to create a tasty recipe that is nourishing to both the soul and body.

How to Make Colombian Style Chicken Broth


  1. 1. Into a large pot, place the chicken, garlic, cumin, garlic powder, water or broth, green onions, and half of the cilantro.
  2. 2. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat and simmer for about 25 minutes.
  3. 3. Add potatoes and a chicken bouillon cube. Season with salt and cook for another 15 to 20 minutes, until potatoes are tender.
  4. 4. Remove cilantro and green onions from the pot. Garnish with freshly chopped cilantro and serve warm.


Serve with arepas – To make arepas, use a pre-cooked white cornmeal and follow the packet instructions.