Chicken Tortilla Soup (Cooking for Two)

Old El Paso® salsa provides a flavorful addition to this chicken soup that's made using tortillas and Progresso® broth--perfect for a Mexican meal.

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  • prep time 35 min
  • total time 35 min
  • ingredients 8
  • servings 3
 

Ingredients

2
cups Progresso™ chicken broth (from 32-oz carton)
1/2
cup Old El Paso™ Thick 'n Chunky salsa
1
cup shredded deli rotisserie chicken
1/3
cup crushed tortilla chips
1/2
medium avocado, pitted, peeled and chopped
3/4
cup shredded Monterey Jack cheese (3 oz)
1
tablespoon chopped fresh cilantro
Lime wedges, if desired

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LOCATION

Steps

  • 1 In 2-quart saucepan, heat broth, salsa and chicken to boiling over medium-high heat, stirring occasionally.
  • 2 Meanwhile, divide crushed chips among 3 serving bowls. Spoon hot soup over chips, then top with avocado, cheese and cilantro. Serve with lime wedges.
  • 1 In 2-quart saucepan, heat broth, salsa and chicken to boiling over medium-high heat, stirring occasionally.
  • 2 Meanwhile, divide crushed chips among 3 serving bowls. Spoon hot soup over chips, then top with avocado, cheese and cilantro. Serve with lime wedges.

EXPERT TIPS

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Expert Tips

Adjust the heat level to individual tastes by choosing mild or medium salsa.

Shredded corn tortillas commonly used to thicken Mexican soups are the inspiration for the crushed tortilla chip garnish.

Nutritional information

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Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
290
(
Calories from Fat
160),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
17g
17%
(Saturated Fat
7g,
7%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
65mg
65%;
Sodium
1280mg
1280%;
Total Carbohydrate
11g
11%
(Dietary Fiber
2g
2%
  Sugars
2g
2%
),
Protein
23g
23%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
10%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
20%;
Iron
6%;
Exchanges:
1/2 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 1 Very Lean Meat; 2 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 2 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.