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Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

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Christine Hollman


2 T. olive oil
1 large onion, chopped
2 medium carrots, finely chopped
2 T. minced garlic
3 c. lower-sodium chicken broth
1 (14 oz) can diced tomatoes, undrained
1 c. mild picante sauce
1 (15 oz) can ranch-style beans, undrained
1 (15 oz) can black beans, rinsed and drained
1 c. frozen whole kernel corn
1 t. ground cumin
1/2 t. black pepper
1/2 t. dried oregano leaves
1/2 t. chili powder
1/8 t. paprika
2 c. chopped cooked skinless chicken breast
1/4 c. chopped cilantro
tortilla chips
Optional; sliced avocados, shredded cheddar cheese, sour cream

Heat olive oil in a dutch oven over medium heat.
Add onion, carrots and garlic.
Cook until onion is tender, about 6 minutes.

Increase heat to high, and add broth, tomatoes, picante sauce, beans, corn and spices.
Bring to a boil. Reduce heat, cover and simmer 30 minutes.
Add chicken and cilantro.
Cook until thoroughly heated.

Ladle into soup bowls, and top with tortilla chips, and desired optional ingredients.

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Number Of Servings:
6 servings
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Tips from our test kitchen:

If not serving immediately, add the cilantro at serving time for peak flavor.




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