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Tortilla Mexican Soup

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My friend’s daughter Yenene likes this Tortilla Mexican Soup recipe. Though she is 15 years old, but she has mastered the cooking technique of this soup. Whenever there is a gathering of my family and my friends, she definitely cooks this soup. Our children also enjoy this soup. You should try this Tortilla Mexican Soup recipe.
Ingredients
  Carrots 2 Cup (32 tbs), diced
  Celery 2 Cup (32 tbs), diced
  Onion 1 Large, diced
  Garlic 2 Clove (10 gm), minced
  Oil 2 Tablespoon
  Tomato paste 2 Can (20 oz)
  Water 6 Cup (96 tbs)
  Chili powder To Taste
  Salt To Taste
  Ground pepper To Taste
  Pepper To Taste (fresh ground is best)
  Bay leaf 2
  Kidney beans 2 Can (20 oz)
  Corn 2 Can (20 oz)
  Tortilla chips 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Garnishes)
  Crushed red pepper To Taste
  Red pepper To Taste, crushed (Garnishes)
  Cheese 1 Tablespoon (Garnishes)
Directions

Step1-1.Heat oil in saucepan .
Step2- Saute carrots, celery, onion, and garlic in oil until tender (be careful not to burn onion).
Step3-Add tomato paste and water and stir until well blended.
Step4-Add remaining ingredients, except garnishes, and simmer uncovered until thickened, about 25 minutes. Step5-Remove bay leaf.
Step6-To serve, put a few tortilla chips in bowl and ladle hot soup over.
Step7-Sprinkle with crushed red pepper to taste and top with shredded cheese.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
Mexican
Course: 
Appetizer
Taste: 
Savory
Method: 
Boiled
Dish: 
Soup
Interest: 
Holiday
Ingredient: 
Vegetable
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
35 Minutes
Ready In: 
40 Minutes
Servings: 
5

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 1254 Calories from Fat 231

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 26 g40.4%

Saturated Fat 4.2 g21.2%

Trans Fat 0.2 g

Cholesterol 3.2 mg1.1%

Sodium 590.2 mg24.6%

Total Carbohydrates 219 g73%

Dietary Fiber 35.6 g142.5%

Sugars 24.4 g

Protein 47 g94.1%

Vitamin A 217.3% Vitamin C 67.2%

Calcium 28.8% Iron 85.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

3 Comments

Ganesh.Dutta's picture
absolutely delicious picture and recipe....
Snigdha's picture
Wonderful recipe. Am sure this is a great soup. I shall try it soon.
srividya76's picture
Its really a wonderful and healthy recipe. Surely I will try it soon.
Tortilla Mexican Soup Recipe