Cool-jams Crockpot Chicken Tortilla Soup

January 22, 2014 1 min read

Everyone loves using their slow cooker to make delicious meals easily. This recipe will get you a tasty Mexican-influenced chicken tortilla soup that cooks while you go about your day. After a hard day at work...this is one of our Cool-jams family favorites! Cool-jams chicken tortilla soup Cool-jams chicken tortilla soup Ingredients: 1 tablespoon olive oil 4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves, cut into cubes 1 large onion, chopped 2 (16 ounce) cans refried beans 2 (15 ounce) cans corn, drained 1 (14.5 ounce) can chicken broth, or more as needed 1 (1 ounce) package taco seasoning 1 cup picante sauce 1/8 teaspoon garlic powder shredded Cheddar cheese, or as needed Directions: 1. Heat olive oil in a skillet over medium-high heat. Cook and stir chicken and onion in hot oil until the chicken is no longer pink in the center and the juices run clear, 7 to 10 minutes. 2. Stir refried beans, corn, chicken broth, taco seasoning, picante sauce, and garlic powder together in a slow cooker; add the chicken and onion mixture. 3. Cook on Low until the chicken pulls apart easily with 2 forks, 3 to 5 hours. Shred chicken in the soup with 2 forks. Continue cooking for 1 hour more. Ladle into bowls and top with Cheddar cheese.