Chicken Tortilla Soup

There’s nothing like walking into the house at dinner time with this on the table….

fixate chicken tortilla soup

 

Ok – well maybe it didn’t look quite like that and more like…

fixate chicken tortilla soup Kyle cooking

Hey may be a bit messy but he is GOOD!

Nonetheless – my hubby whipped up this incredible, clean, chicken tortilla soup adapted from the FIXATE cookbook and I am excited to share the recipe with you!

WHAT YOU NEED:

  • 8 – 6″ corn tortillas
  • 2 tsp olive oil
  • 1/2 cup chopped onion
  • 2 cups sliced celery
  • 4 medium tomatoes
  • 6 cups low sodium chicken broth
  • 3 cups cooked chicken, shredded (Leftover salsa chicken works great!)
  • 1 1/2 cups sliced carrots
  • 1 tsp sea salt
  • 1/2 tsp ground pepper
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 1/2 medium avocado
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 4 tsp crumbled  feta cheese

WHAT YOU NEED TO DO:

  1. Preheat oven to 350
  2. Line large baking sheet with parchment paper
  3. Bake tortillas for 8-10 minutes on baking sheet, cool and break into pieces
  4. Heat oil in large saucepan over medium heat
  5. Add onion and celery, cook for approximately 5 minutes
  6. Add garlic and cook for an additional 1 minute
  7. Add tomatoes , cook for an additional 5 minutes until soft
  8. Combine: onion mixture, 2 cups broth and HALF of the toasted tortillas into food processor and BLEND until smooth
  9. Add mixture into large saucepan. Add remaining 4 cups brother, chicken, carrots and seasonings. Bring to a boil and cook on low approximately 10 minutes until carrots are tender.
  10. Top each serving evenly with avocado, cilantro, cheese and remaining tortilla soup

SERVES: 4 (1 1/2 cups each)

CONTAINER EQUIVALENTS: 3 GREEN, 1 YELLOW, 1 RED, 1 1/2 BLUE

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