Chicken Enchilada Soup

Chicken Enchilada Soup

3 reviews, 4.3 star(s). 100% would make again

Ready in 1 hour

A rich and spicy soup packed with flavor.


1 Tablespoon Olive oil; Or any cooking oil
1 Teaspoon Garlic; Crushed or Minced
1 Teaspoon Cumin; Powder
1 Teaspoon Cayenne pepper; Powder
1 Cup Milk; For Thickening
3/4 Cup Black beans; Cooked
3/4 Cup Pinto beans; Cooked
1 1/2 Cups Shredded cheese; Jack or Cheddar or Mixed
4 Cups Chicken broth; Stock can be subsituted
3 Cups Chicken breasts boneless and skinless; Uncooked & Cubed
16 Oz Enchilada Sauce; Can
10 Oz Rotel; Can
15 Oz Corn; Can
1 Cup Bell pepper; Green or Red
3/4 Cup Onion; White or Red
10 Whole Corn Tortillas; Julienne
1 Cup Sour cream; For Garnish
1 Bunch Cilantro; For Garnish
1 Whole Avocado; Diced for Garnish

Original recipe makes 12 Servings



Heat oil and add garlic, onion, bell pepper and saute.

Pour in milk, enchilada sauce, 2 cups of the chicken broth and bring to a boil.

Add julienne corn tortilla, lower to a simmer, stirring occasionally until completely dissolved.

Add cumin, and cayenne pepper and add uncooked chicken.

10 minutes later, add cooked beans, 2 remaining cups of chicken broth, corn, & Rotel.

Lastly incorporate cheese slowly until completely and evenly melted.

Serve and garnish with a teaspoon of sour cream, cilantro, and diced avocado.

Verified by nesshawk
Alert editor   
Calories Per Serving: 591 Get detailed nutrition information, including line-by-line nutrition insights?  Try BigOven Pro for Free for 14 days!

Date My private notes
Add your own private notes with BigOven Pro!

Take your recipes anywhere

Save to your recipe box and bring to the store with free BigOven membership!

Recipe Links

Link in another recipe. What would you serve with this?

Comment on Chicken Enchilada Soup

Rating (optional):

sign in to add your comment

Get seasonal ideas by email


Comment or review

Yummo! Best recipe I've tried in a long time!! I've added it to my Favorites! The only thing is, directions are missing.
AllAboutChoc 2y ago

Excellent combination of ingredients. I cooked enough to feed an army and everyone wanted the recipe. Thank you.
TrentButler 4y ago

Add unlimited recipes. Remove ads. Custom folders. Find recipes for your diet. Try BigOven Pro Free