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 mbthompson42

Makes 12 servings



Spicy Chicken soup with black beans and corn.

Recipe Ingredients for Mexican Style Chicken Soup

3 lb Rotisserie chicken
3 tbs lime juice
1 tsp lime zest
4 cups chicken broth, low sodium
15 1/2 oz black beans, no salt added, drained and rinsed
28 oz diced tomatoes, no salt added
1 cup corn, sweet, yellow
2 peppers, poblano, chopped
1 medium onion, chopped
2 tbs olive oil
3 tbs cilantro, chopped
4 oz chipotle peppers in adobo sauce

Recipe Directions for Mexican Style Chicken Soup

  1. Heat 2 tbs olive oil in large soup pot over medium high heat.

  2. Add chopped onions and chopped poblano peppers, saute until barely soft, about 2-3 minutes.

  3. Take 2 chipotle peppers out of can and chop into small bits (you can adjust this to the amount of heat that you like), add to onions and peppers. Take 2 tbs of the adobo sauce out of the can and mix with veggies.

  4. Add the frozen corn, the rinsed black beans and the diced tomatoes. Let cook for about a minute and add the chicken broth. Bring to a simmer.

  5. While soup is cooking, shred the rotisserie chicken, using white and dark meat. Add to soup.

  6. Bring back to simmer and let cook for about 30 minutes. Add lime juice and zest.

  7. Serve with chopped cilantro for garnish.

Categories

Chicken, Main Dish, Soup, Boil

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 335.0g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
307
Calories from Fat
34
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
3.8g
6%
Saturated Fat
0.5g
2%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
83mg
28%
Sodium
691mg
29%
Potassium
595mg
17%
Total Carbohydrates
33.3g
11%
Dietary Fiber
7.2g
29%
Sugars
3.8g
Protein
37.1g
Vitamin A 12% Vitamin C 12%
Calcium 6% Iron 12%
* 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
95% confidence
B
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
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