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Mexican-Style Chicken Soup Recipe

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


Submitted by kneicesby

Makes 5 servings



Favorite use for leftover chicken. This is extremely tasty and easy to prepare.

Recipe Ingredients for Mexican-Style Chicken Soup

2 cup, chopped or diced Chicken, Breast, Meat Only
1 tbsp Olive Oil
1.3 cup, chopped Onions
2 clove Garlic
1 pepper Peppers, Jalapeno
2 tsp Chili Powder
0.33 tablespoon Oregano
1 tsp Cumin
1 serving Cayenne Pepper
4 tsp Chicken Base
14 oz Diced with Garlic Tomatoes Fire Roasted
4 oz Green Chilies
14 oz Hominy
2 serving, raw Cilantro

Recipe Directions for Mexican-Style Chicken Soup

In a large pot, heat the olive oil. Add the onion, garlic, and jalapeno. Cook, stirring until onion is translucent, about 5 min. Add the chili powder, oregano, cumin, and cayenne and cook 1 minute more. Stir in 1 quart water and the bouillon, the tomatoes, chilies, and hominy. Bring to a boil, then immediately reduce heat and simmer for 20 minutes. Add the chicken and simmer 10 minutes more. Stir in the cilantro and serve.
Categories

Soup

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 313.6g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
240
Calories from Fat
55
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
6.1g
9%
Saturated Fat
1.1g
6%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
48mg
16%
Sodium
877mg
37%
Potassium
347mg
10%
Total Carbohydrates
24.4g
8%
Dietary Fiber
4.4g
18%
Sugars
5.7g
Protein
21.1g
Vitamin A 38% Vitamin C 32%
Calcium 14% Iron 13%
* 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
A-
  Good points
  • High in niacin
  • High in selenium
  • High in vitamin A
  • High in vitamin B6
  • High in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in sodium
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