Spicy Tequila Beef Orzo Soup

barbara lentz

By
@blentz8

You can get the knorr caldo de tomate bouillon cubes in the Mexican section of most super markets. It is a tomato bouillon cube with chicken flavoring. The tequila gives this soup a bite and the spice can be adjusted to your liking.


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Serves:

8

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1 lb
ground beef
1 c
orzo
1 large
onion diced
4 clove
garlic minced
1 c
tequila
3 can(s)
chicken stock
2
knorr caldo de tomate bouillon cubes
2 Tbsp
cumin
1 jar(s)
chili sauce
1/2 c
dark brown sugar
shredded cheddar cheese for topping
1 Tbsp
hot sauce i use sriracha sauce or to taste

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Brown burger spoon out with slotted spoon leaving pan drippings. Set meat aside. Add onions and garlic cook 5 minutes.
2
Add tequila and deglaze the pan. Bring to a boil. Add all other ingredients except burger and cheese. Bring back to a boil then reduce to a simmer and simmer 20 minutes.
3
Add the meat back into the pan and simmer another 10 minutes or so until the orzo is done. Taste and adjust seasonings.
4
Serve topped with cheddar cheese

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Beef Soups
Main Ingredient: Beef
Regional Style: Mexican