Chicken Tortilla Soup
Recipe from Diabetic Living

Chicken Tortilla Soup

not yet rated

add your rating
add a comment
Servings: 4
Serving size: 1 1/2  cups
Prep Time: 15 mins
Related Categories: Chicken, Mexican Cuisine, Slow Cooker, Soup
Recent Activity:
  • 1  14 1/2 ounce can 
    Mexican-style stewed tomatoes, undrained
  • 2 1/2  cups 
  • 2   cups 
    shredded cooked chicken (about 10 ounces)
  • 2   cups 
    frozen stir-fry vegetables (yellow, green, and red peppers and onions)
  • 1   cup 
    reduced-sodium chicken broth
  • 2   cloves 
    garlic, minced
  • 1   cup 
    baked tortilla chips
    Sliced fresh jalapeno chile peppers* (optional)
In a 3-1/2- or 4-quart slow cooker combine tomatoes, the water, chicken, frozen vegetables, broth, and garlic.
Cover and cook on low-heat setting for 6 to 7 hours or on high-heat setting for 3 to 3-1/2 hours.
Top each serving with tortilla chips. If desired, sprinkle with chile peppers.
  • *Test Kitchen Tip: Because chile peppers contain volatile oils that can burn your skin and eyes, avoid direct contact with them as much as possible. When working with chile peppers, wear plastic or rubber gloves. If your bare hands do touch the peppers, wash your hands and nails well with soap and warm water.
Nutrition information
Per Serving: cal. (kcal) 212, Fat, total (g) 5, chol. (mg) 62, sat. fat (g) 1, carb. (g) 17, Monosaturated fat (g) 2, Polyunsaturated fat (g) 1, fiber (g) 1, sugar (g) 2, pro. (g) 23, vit. A (IU) 340.13, vit. C (mg) 35.43, Thiamin (mg) 0.09, Riboflavin (mg) 0.12, Niacin (mg) 7.11, Pyridoxine (Vit. B6) (mg) 0.37, Folate (µg) 4.03, Cobalamin (Vit. B12) (µg) 0.24, sodium (mg) 612, Potassium (mg) 448, calcium (mg) 40.39, iron (mg) 1.44, Vegetables () 1.5, Starch () 0.5, Lean Meat () 2.5, Fat () 0.5, Carb Choice () 1, Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet
Add Your Review
Super Simple Slow Cooker: Chicken Tortilla Soup
... recipe for Chicken Tortilla Soup seemed like a winner for the make-ahead nature of it alone, but when you add in a... for our chicken tortilla soup recipe I made a few simple changes based on what I had on hand. Because we... the recipe for Chicken Tortilla Soup here.... read more...
Chicken Noodle Soup: An Easy Way to Make a Comforting Classic
...: improving my barely-there cooking skills by making 40 new-to-me recipes. A chicken noodle soup... cold and needed easy-to-eat comfort food. For a seasoned home cook, chicken noodle soup may be a simple.... Logically, then, my first step was to search "easy chicken noodle soup recipe" and choose... read more...
Make Ahead Breakfast: Mexican Quiche with Tortilla Crust
... ingredients and measurements, except I used corn tortillas rather than flour and quadrupled the recipe. Since... generally prefer corn tortillas to flour, and this substitution also makes this a gluten-free breakfast. I... about the tortilla "crust"--so much easier than a traditional butter and flour crust and more texturally... read more...
how tos
Food Blogs We Love
see more blogs