Chicken Tortilla Soup

Chicken Tortilla Soup is a cozy & filling soup recipe full of shredded chicken, corn, beans and other delicious ingredients that are simmered in a tomato base.


Olive oil Onion Garlic cloves Jalapeno pepper Cumin Chili powder Chicken breast Crushed tomatoes Chicken broth Black beans Corn Cilantro Lime, juiced Salt and pepper

Cut your tortillas into thin strips and add them onto a baking sheet lined with parchment paper. Drizzle with olive oil and a pinch of salt.


Meanwhile, preheat a large pot with the olive oil over medium heat. Add the chopped onion, garlic and jalapeno and saute until vegetables soften.

Add the whole chicken breasts, beans, corn, ground cumin, chilli powder, crushed tomatoes, cilantro and the chicken broth. Bring to a boil and let simmer for 30 minutes.

Remove the chicken from the pot and shred it using 2 forks. Add the shredded chicken back to the soup and simmer for another 5 minutes or so then add the lime juice and salt and pepper to taste.

Serve the soup warm with the tortilla strips, pieces of avocado, fresh cilantro, lime wedges and a dollop of sour cream. Enjoy!

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