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PAM's Spicy Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup

Rated as 4.68 out of 5 Stars

"A slow cooker chicken tortilla soup recipe with chicken thighs, Southwest mixed vegetables, zesty tomatoes, spices and fresh lime juice."
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8 h 15 m servings 269
Original recipe yields 6 servings


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  1. Spray inside of 4-quart slow cooker with cooking spray. Place chicken, frozen vegetables, undrained tomatoes, chili pepper, cumin and broth in slow cooker.
  2. Cover; cook on LOW 6 to 8 hours or until chicken is tender. Remove chicken from slow cooker; pull into shreds with 2 forks. Return chicken to slow cooker. Stir in lime juice. Serve and top with tortilla strips, avocado and cilantro, if desired.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 269 calories; 12.5 15.9 22.2 67 893 Full nutrition

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This is so easy and tasty. I have made it several times and am planning on using this recipe in a few months for our staff cook off. I cannot always find the frozen vegetables, so usually use a ...

The only changes were (1) cut back on the amount of Chipotle powder (2)garnished with cilantro, lime wedges, avocado and a sprinkle of shredded cheddar cheese. This recipe is a keeper!

Its a great start to a good chicken tortilla soup. We like super spicy so I added 6 garlic cloves, red onion, adobo sauce, cayenne pepper and jalapeño. Now we're talking'!:)

Since I was feeding this soup to my grandkids I left out the chili pepper. I substituted Swanson Mexican Tortilla Flavor infused broth for the broth and a cup of rice. This is the kind of soup...

The verdict from my family is : "Make this again!" I made the recipe as written with one small exception. I reduced the chipotle powder to one teaspoon as the one tablespoon would have been t...

Everyone loved it but it is plenty hot. The Rotel gets hotter the longer it sits. Great for those that love heat but if you don't want it that hot just use part of the Rotel.

Truly spectacular! The seasonings are just right and the flavors meld magnificently. I used chicken breasts instead of thighs, and I used canned beans, fresh peppers, and frozen corn because I...

I used breasts, followed another suggestion and used a can of black beans, frozen corn and a raw red pepper. I also did not have Rotelle so used diced tomatoes with a can of green chilis. My f...

very good. Husband loved it. Will make it again but will use a little less lime juice.