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Delicous Chicken Tortilla Soup
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boneless skinless chicken breasts
chipotle chile in adobo, pureed
pickled jalapeno pepper, chile seeded chopped
dried mexican oregano
red bell pepper, diced
sweet sherry (preferably harvey's bristol cream)
monterey jack cheese, shredded
How to Make Delicous Chicken Tortilla Soup
1Poach chicken breast in simmering chicken broth until done through, about 10 minutes.
Then Set aside until cool enough to handle and shred.
2Combine chicken broth, chicken, red onion, carrots, potato, tomato paste, bay leaf, garlic, chipotle and jalapeno chilies (seeded), oregano, cumin and salt and pepper in large saucepan.
3Bring to boil, reduce heat and simmer 20 minutes.
Correct seasoning, if necessary.
4Add zucchini, squash, pepper, lime juice and Sherry.
Bring again to boil.
5Reduce heat and simmer 15 minutes.
Add cilantro and mint.
Stir, then remove from heat.
6Ladle soup into each bowl.
Sprinkle with shredded cheese and tortilla strips.
Garnish each bowl with avocado slice and sprig cilantro. Serve at once.
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Posted: Tue, Jun 12, 2012