Cheesy Tortilla Soup Recipe

Looking for an easy Cheesy Tortilla Soup recipe? Learn how to make Cheesy Tortilla Soup using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by nancyj79

Makes 8 servings



cheesy soup served with tortilla chips

Recipe Ingredients for Cheesy Tortilla Soup

24 ounces boneless skinless chicken breast halves, diced
1/4 cup chopped onion
1/4 cup butter
1/3 cup flour
29 ounce chicken broth
1/3 cup can diced tomatoes
1 cup American cheese, cubed
1/2 cup shredded monterey jack cheese
1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese
1 cup half and half

Recipe Directions for Cheesy Tortilla Soup

Bake chicken in oven until juiced run clear; dice. In a 3 qt. saucepan, cook onion in butter until tender. Gradually stir in flour and cook for 1 minute. Gradually add broth; cook and stir until thickened and bubbly. Add tomatoes, American cheese and 1 C. cheddar and monterey jack cheeses; cook and stir until cheese melts. Stir in half and half and chicken; heat through but do not boil. Spoon into bowls. Garnish with tortilla chips.
Categories

Main Dish

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 272.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
392
Calories from Fat
218
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
24.2g
37%
Saturated Fat
12.7g
63%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
127mg
42%
Sodium
735mg
31%
Potassium
401mg
11%
Total Carbohydrates
7.8g
3%
Dietary Fiber
0.4g
2%
Sugars
2.0g
Protein
34.4g
Vitamin A 12% Vitamin C 2%
Calcium 24% Iron 9%
* 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
C+
  Good points
  • Low in sugar
  • High in niacin
  • High in selenium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in cholesterol
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