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The Best Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

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Submitted by hiverfleurs

Makes 12 servings



This recipe is the best that I have found. Add more cayenne pepper for more heat!

Recipe Ingredients for The Best Chicken Tortilla Soup

2 teaspoons olive oil
1 medium onion
4 garlic cloves
1 pepper jalapeno pepper
1/2 medium green pepper
4 cup,+chopped+or+diced chicken breasts
2 cups frozen corn
1/2 cup white wine
2 teaspoons cumin
1 teaspoon chili powder
1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper
56 ounce chicken broth
28 ounce diced tomatoes
16 ounce tomato sauce

Recipe Directions for The Best Chicken Tortilla Soup

  1. Saute onion, garlic, jalapeno, and green pepper with olive oil in a large pot until soft.

  2. Add all the rest of the ingredients to the large pot and bring to a boil.

  3. After about 15 minutes, remove the chicken breasts and shred (two forks work well for this).

  4. Return shredded chicken to the pot and simmer for an additional 45 minutes.

  5. Serve, topped with crushed tortilla chips if desired

Categories

Soup

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 336.1g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
176
Calories from Fat
50
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
5.6g
9%
Saturated Fat
1.4g
7%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
42mg
14%
Sodium
670mg
28%
Potassium
628mg
18%
Total Carbohydrates
12.1g
4%
Dietary Fiber
2.5g
10%
Sugars
5.2g
Protein
18.4g
Vitamin A 17% Vitamin C 31%
Calcium 3% Iron 11%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B
  Good points
  • Very high in niacin
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in vitamin B6
  • High in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
  • Contains alcohol
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