Melt butter, brown garlic for 2 min. Add cumin, brown an additional min. Add remaining ingredients, except cilantro. Bring to boil, reduce heat. Simmer for 1 hr., then add cilantro. Put 1/4 cup of grated cheese in bottom of bowl and a few chips. Add soup, then top with a little more cheese, chips. You could also top with some diced avocado as well. Enjoy!
This is an extremely simple, delicious recipe that can be made vegan if preferred. Enjoy.
- 1 pound cubed cooked chicken (optional)
- 2 cloves pressed garlic
- 2 teaspoons ground cumin
- 2 tablespoons butter (or margarine)
- 2 cans chicken broth
- 1 cup picante sauce
- 2 cans stewed tomatoes
- ¼ cup chopped cilantro
- monterey jack cheese
- tortilla chips
Tortilla Soup is a community recipe submitted by TexasRandy and has not been tested by Nigella.com so we are not able to answer questions regarding this recipe.