small red onion, thinly sliced
cloves garlic, finely chopped
ginger grated fresh ginger
low-sodium chicken broth
medium parsnips, peeled and chopped
medium carrots, peeled and chopped
stalks celery, thinly sliced
medium turnip, peeled and chopped (1 1/2 cups)
2- to 2 1/2-pound rotisserie chicken
biscuits, store-bought or made from a mix (optional)
- Heat the oil in a large saucepan or Dutch oven over medium heat. Add the onion, garlic, and ginger and cook, stirring, until fragrant, 1 to 2 minutes.
- Add the broth. Stir in the parsnips, carrots, celery, turnip, and ½ teaspoons salt. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer until the vegetables are tender, 15 to 20 minutes.
- Meanwhile, using a fork or your fingers, shred the chicken meat, discarding the skin and bones.
- Add the chicken, peas, and scallions to the saucepan and cook until heated through, 3 to 4 minutes. Serve with the biscuits, if using.