Chicken Tortilla

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A Mexican-inspired soup made with a heavy tomato influenced chicken broth. Filled with goodies like shredded chicken, corn, diced tomatoes, jalapenos and onions, black beans to make a robust soup. Giving it a bit of flare with that kick of cayenne and cumin.

Chicken Tortilla

Difficulty: Beginner Prep Time 20 min Cook Time 60 min Total Time 1 hr 20 mins Servings: 6 Best Season: Suitable throughout the year

Description

A Mexican-inspired soup made with a heavy tomato influenced chicken broth. Filled with goodies like shredded chicken, corn, diced tomatoes, jalapenos and onions, black beans to make a robust soup. Giving it a bit of flare with that kick of cayenne and cumin.

Grocery List

Dry Ingredients

For Garnishing

In the kitchen

  1. Add oil to a medium sized pot and bring to a medium-high temperature.

  2. Add diced onion and jalapenos and simmer for 5 -10 minutes.

    Or until golden brown. 
  3. Add minced garlic during the last 2 minutes of cooking onions and peppers.

    It takes just a couple minutes to finish cooking.
  4. Place chicken breast into the pot and add crushed tomatoes, diced tomatoes, water and all dry ingredients into the medium pot.

  5. Cover and bring to a boil.

  6. Reduce heat to a medium low and let simmer for 25-30 minutes.

    Or until chicken is fully cooked.
  7. Remove chicken breast from soup.

  8. Add corn, black beans, fresh cilantro and lime juice to the pot.

  9. Shred chicken and return to soup.

  10. Simmer on medium heat for 10 minutes and remove from the heat.

  11. Serve and garnish with sour cream, tortilla strips and jalapenos as wanted.

  12. Refrigerate leftovers immediately in an airtight container for up to 5 days.

Note

  • Use a smaller can of crushed tomatoes to create a more chicken broth style soup.
  • Adjust the heat levels by adding or reducing the amount of cayenne and cumin used in the recipe.

    Tools:
    8 Quart Sauce Pan
    Sharp Knife
    Fork
    Cutting Board
    Mixing Bowl
    Can Opener
    Measuring Cups
    Measuring Spoons
    Serving Spoon
    Garlic Press (optional)
    Lime Squeezer (optional)

Keywords: soup, soups, food, mexican, chicken, tortilla, jalapeno, spicey
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