Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

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


Submitted by schmitte5

Makes 12 servings



Creamy, chicken soup served with tortilla chips and cilantro

Recipe Ingredients for Chicken Tortilla Soup

6 cups chicken broth
3 tomatoes
2 tbsp butter
2 tbsp vegetable oil
1 onion
1 green pepper
1 jalapeno pepper
2 tsp cumin
2 tsp chili powder
1/2 cup flour
2 cups milk
12 ounces cheddar cheese
1/2 cup heavy cream
3 cups chicken breast

Recipe Directions for Chicken Tortilla Soup

  1. boil broth

  2. add chopped tomatoes

  3. saute onions in butter and oil

  4. add peppers

  5. add cumin, chili powder, flour, and milk to onion/pepper mixture

  6. add a cup of broth

  7. add contents of saute to broth

  8. add heavy cream, cheese, and chicken

  9. simmer

  10. serve with tortilla chips and cilantro

Categories

Soup

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 290.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
299
Calories from Fat
166
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
18.4g
28%
Saturated Fat
9.5g
48%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
75mg
25%
Sodium
625mg
26%
Potassium
408mg
12%
Total Carbohydrates
9.8g
3%
Dietary Fiber
1.0g
4%
Sugars
3.7g
Protein
22.9g
Vitamin A 19% Vitamin C 22%
Calcium 27% Iron 8%
* 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
  • High in niacin
  • High in phosphorus
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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