Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

April 5, 2022
Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup is One of my favorite fall soup recipes. It’s rich and creamy, and it’s loaded with all of my favorite Tex-Mex flavors. This simple tortilla soup recipe is great for any night of the week, and it’s super simple to preserve and reheat!

Make a big batch of this filling soup for easy dinners that everyone will enjoy!

Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup is delicious. It’s made on the stove, so don’t worry if you don’t have a slow cooker or an instant pot. When compared to traditional chicken tortilla soup, I prefer this recipe’s extra creamy texture.

It adds something special to the flavor and takes it to the next level. On a cold day, it just adds to the comfort of this bowl of soup!

Make this soup any night of the week for dinner, and everyone will enjoy it. Any leftover soup can be reheated later!

Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup Ingredients

All of my favorite things are in this quick chicken tortilla soup recipe. Because I enjoy Mexican and Tex-Mex cuisine, this soup is one of my favorites. Everything I’d use in tacos or burritos is packed into this soup!

Recipe Ingredients:

  1. Chicken Stock
  2. Onions and black beans
  3. Garlic Jalapeno
  4. Chicken Jalapenos
  5. Tomatoes, diced
  6. Heavy Cream of Corn

There are plenty of spices to add flavor, tortilla strips to provide crunch, and plenty of optional toppings for serving (shredded cheese, sour cream, and avocado) in addition to those delectable ingredients!

Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

How To Make Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

FAQS

Is it healthful to eat chicken tortilla soup?

This healthy creamy chicken tortilla soup is simple to make. Healthy means different things to different people, but this dish is packed with vegetables, beans, and chicken, making it a complete meal. It’s also not too high in calories.

How do you make a creamy chicken tortilla soup?

This recipe does not contain any water to thin it out. We’re merely using chicken stock as a liquid, which gives the soup a lovely thickness. Stir in heavy cream at the end to complete the creamy texture!

 

Ingredients

  1. 2 tablespoons olive oil
  2. 4 garlic cloves, minced 1 medium yellow onion
  3. 2 diced jalapenos
  4. 6 cups chicken stock (low sodium)
  5. 2 14.5 oz. chopped fire-roasted tomatoes with greens
  6. 1 11 oz. corn can
  7. 1 14.5 oz. washed and drained a can of black beans
  8. 1 tablespoon cayenne pepper
  9. 2 teaspoon cumin powder
  10. 1 tsp. paprika (smoked)
  11. Optional: 1/8 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  12. 3 tbsp corn tortilla chips, crushed
  13. 3 cups rotisserie chicken flesh or 3 chicken breasts
  14. 1 lime, juiced; 1 lime, cut into wedges for serving
  15. 1 quart of thick cream
  16. to taste kosher or sea salt
  17. to taste freshly ground black pepper

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Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup is One of my favorite fall soup recipes. It's rich and creamy, and it's loaded with all of my favorite Tex-Mex flavors. This simple tortilla soup recipe is great for any night of the week, and it's super simple to preserve and reheat!
Prep Time 20 mins
Cook Time 30 mins
Total Time 50 mins
Course Soup
Cuisine American
Servings 8
Calories 331 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 4 garlic cloves minced 1 medium yellow onion
  • 2 diced jalapenos
  • 6 cups chicken stock low sodium
  • 2 chopped fire-roasted tomatoes with greens 14½ oz
  • 1 can corn 11 oz
  • 1 can of black beans washed and drained 14½ oz
  • 1 tablespoon cayenne pepper
  • 2 teaspoon cumin powder
  • 1 tsp paprika smoked
  • teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes Optional
  • 3 tbsp corn tortilla chips crushed
  • 3 cups rotisserie chicken flesh or 3 chicken breasts
  • 1 lime juiced; 1 lime, cut into wedges for serving
  • cup of thick cream
  • kosher or sea salt to taste
  •  freshly ground black pepper to taste

Instructions
 

  • To create the soup, crush enough tortilla chips to make 3 tablespoons of soup and keep them aside.
  • Heat the vegetable oil in a Dutch oven over medium heat.
  • Cook for 3 minutes, or until onions are cooked and transparent.
  • Cook for a further minute after adding the jalapenos.
  • Cook for 30 seconds after adding the garlic.
  • Pour in the chicken broth, tomatoes, corn, beans, chili powder, cumin, smoked paprika, crushed red pepper, and crushed corn tortilla chips, along with the chili powder, cumin, smoked paprika, crushed red pepper, and crushed corn tortilla chips.
  • If you're using chicken breasts, do so now and turn the heat down to low.
  • Cook for 20 minutes, or until chicken is fully cooked.
  • Remove the chicken breasts and shred them with two forks. Reintroduce the shredded chicken to the pot. (Add the chopped rotisserie chicken now if using.)
  • Combine the lime juice and heavy cream in a mixing bowl. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Cook until well heated.

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Notes

Is it healthful to eat chicken tortilla soup?
  • This healthy creamy chicken tortilla soup is simple to make. Healthy means different things to different people, but this dish is packed with vegetables, beans, and chicken, making it a complete meal. It's also not too high in calories.
How do you make a creamy chicken tortilla soup?
  • This recipe does not contain any water to thin it out. We're merely using chicken stock as a liquid, which gives the soup a lovely thickness. Stir in heavy cream at the end to complete the creamy texture!
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