GENUINE MEXICAN TORTILLA SOUP

Genuine Mexican Tortilla Soup

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Candy Beard

By
@Candisemirandis

This is the best soup of this genre that I have ever eaten. I got it from the cook at a kiosk that was set up outside a Haunted House display on Halloween 1983. It is so hearty and nouishing. I hope you enjoy the wonderful flavors of the season.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Serves:
10 to 12
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
45 Min

Ingredients

  • 6 clove
    chopped garlic
  • 3 large
    diced onion
  • 3 Tbsp
    real butter
  • 3 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 2 large
    can whole green chilies. cut into slices
  • 4
    fresh yellow chilies chopped
  • 2 large
    cans chopped tomatoes
  • 2 small
    cans, el pato hot tomato sauce
  • 2 large
    can chicken stock
  • 2 tsp
    chili powder
  • 2 tsp
    cumin
  • 1/2 tsp
    oregano, dried
  • 2 tsp
    salt
  • 1 c
    fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 1
    bag of juanita's tortilla chips
  • ·
    grated jack cheese or pepper jack cheese

How to Make GENUINE MEXICAN TORTILLA SOUP

Step-by-Step

  1. Saute onions and garlic in butter and oilC
    Combine all other ingredients except tortilla chips and cheese.
    Simmer in large pot for 1 hour
    Serve in soup bowls
  2. On top of soup, crumble tortilla chips and grated jack cheese
    Place under broiler until cheese is melted

    You may add shredded pork or chicken to make this a more hearty soup.

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About GENUINE MEXICAN TORTILLA SOUP

Regional Style: Mexican
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Healthy
Hashtag: #tortilla



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