Mexican Soups

Warm with a little spice, Mexican soups can kick off a big meal or make a perfect lunch dish. Serve Mexican soups with homemade corn bread, tortillas, or chips.

Sausage and Bean Tortilla Soup

Family Circle

For an even spicier twist on tortilla soup, stir in jalapeno chicken sausage slices.

Beef and Bean Chili

Better Homes and Gardens

With rich ground beef, peppery cilantro, and spicy jalapenos, this incredible chili has all the basics covered. But what is that flavor singing in the background? Your guests will be surprised -- and delighted -- to learn that the secret ingredient is chocolate. When buying jalapeno chiles for this dish, choose those with vibrant, blemish-free skins. And remember: the smaller the pepper, the hotter the pepper.

Roughneck Chili

Better Homes and Gardens

Still looking for the perfect basic chili recipe to call your own, one that skimps on the bells and whistles, but delivers all the classic flavor your family craves? Look no further, because we've got you covered! Prefer beans in your chili? Simply add one 15 oz. can, and reduce ground beef to 2 pounds.

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Midwest Living

Serve a cup of this Mexican-style soup as a starter before your fajita, quesadilla or taco dinner, or serve a big bowl as a stand-alone meal with some sliced avocado and crushed tortilla chips on top.

Atole de Fresa (Strawberry Dessert Soup)

Better Homes and Gardens

Hominy and Chorizo Chili

Better Homes and Gardens

Packed with chili peppers and warm spices, Mexican chorizo is the perfect substitute for beef in this unique chili. Thicker than you'd like? Simply add more chicken broth as needed to reach desired consistency.

Texas Red Chili

Better Homes and Gardens

A medley of chile peppers give this unique chili plenty of kick while the addition of thick-cut bacon lends an irresistible smoky flavor. Serve with a fresh green salad for a satisfying meal in less than an hour.

Mexican Chorizo Noodle Bowl

Better Homes and Gardens

Chorizo is a fresh sausage that can be mild or spicy-hot. It can be found in Mexican markets or major grocery stores. This toss-together dinner in a bowl is packed with lively flavor.

Total: 40 mins

Tortilla Soup with Chicken and Hominy


For a creamy Mexican soup without a hint of cream or milk, puree vegetables, broth and corn tortillas before stirring in chicken and hominy.

Nacho Cheese Chowder

Better Homes and Gardens

Sprinkle crushed tortilla chips on each serving of this chock-full-of-cheese ground beef soup.

Total: 25 mins

Kickin Hot Chili

Better Homes and Gardens

A medley of peppers and spices infuses this chili with amazing flavor, and just the right amount of heat. Featuring two pounds of ground beef, and tasty blend of red and Great Northern beans, this hearty chili is made to satisfy. Serve with a fresh green salad, crunchy tortilla chips, and your choice of classic toppings for a complete meal the whole family will love.

Southwest Soup


In the time it would take you to find, open and microwave a can of soup, you can have this tasty and fresh Mexican medley on the table.

Mexican Corn Chowder

Better Homes and Gardens

This easy chowder, along with a sandwich or salad, makes a great supper on a chilly winter night.

Atole de Fresa (Strawberry Dessert Soup)

Better Homes and Gardens

Strawberry soup is a fun spin on the dessert course. Ingredients such as vanilla bean and a cinnamon stick add depth and flavor to make this a dish you can serve all year.

Mexican Chili

Better Homes and Gardens

Spicy White Chili

Better Homes and Gardens

Green chiles, fragrant garlic, and the perfect blend of herbs and spices lend just the right amount of heat and flavor to this delicate yet satisfying white chili. Short on time? Take advantage of your supermarket deli and use a deli rotisserie chicken. Simply shred the meat with your fingers or two forks while the rest of the ingredients simmer.

Total: 50 mins

Tortilla Soup

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