Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Tortilla Soup

This is hands down the best tortilla soup recipe. I promise you have never had a better bowl of tortilla soup in your life. My mom made this one up. She's incredible.
Feeds 4-6 people.

Tortilla Soup
2 T olive oil
1 onion, diced
1-2 jalapenos, diced (opt.)
2 garlic cloves, minced
2 T salsa
1 can beef broth
1 can tomato soup
3 c chicken broth
1 can Rotel tomatoes with chiles
1 t ground cumin
2 t Worcestershire sauce
2 T lime juice (or juice from one lime)
.5 c freshly chopped cilantro
2-3 c chicken, cooked and shredded
sour cream (opt.)
cheese (opt.)
avocado (opt.)
tortilla chips (opt.)

1. In a large pot, saute oil, onion, garlic, jalapeno, and salsa. Cook over medium heat until onions are semi-soft.
2. Slowly add ingredients from beef broth to chicken.
3. Simmer all ingredients for about 10-15 minutes.
4. Serve with a spoonful of
sour cream, some grated cheese, a few slices of avocado, and some crushed tortilla chips on top.


Barlow Fam said...

Your mom gave me this years ago and it's the only one I'll make too now. LOVE IT!

Rebecca Busath said...

You gals are so sweet!