I am so excited for this Gluten Free Tortilla Soup! I have not had tortilla soup since I became Gluten Free and it is one of my favorites. A tasty, spicy soup that’s perfect for cool Spring evenings. This looks so yummy!
I like to serve it with Homemade Guacamole.
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Gluten Free Tortilla Soup
A tasty, spicy soup that's perfect for cool Spring evenings.
- 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
- 1/4 tsp ground cumin
- 1/4 tsp ground cayenne pepper
- (1) 15 oz. can Organic Tomato Sauce
- (1) 6 oz. can Organic Tomato Paste
- 1 bunch green onions, diced
- (2) 14.5 oz cans of low-sodium, fat-free chicken broth
- 1 sm jalapeno pepper with seeds, minced
- 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro
- 2 Tbsp lime juice
- 1 whole Hass avocado, mashed
- Juice from 1/2 of a lime
- (6) white corn tortillas
- canola cooking spray
- Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
- Combine cumin and cayenne pepper and rub on chicken breasts.
- Bake chicken breasts in 400 degree oven for 20 minutes.
- Mash avocado in bowl and squeeze in juice from 1/2 of lime; stir to combine. Set aside.
- Cut tortillas into strips. Lay them out on a cookie sheet and spray liberally with canola spray. Put in 400 degree oven for about 5-7 minutes; until crisp and golden brown. Set aside.
- Cut up cooked chicken into bite-size pieces; set aside.
- Bring broth, tomato sauce and paste, with the jalapeno to a boil in a large saucepan over high heat. Stir to be sure tomato paste gets blended in properly. Reduce heat to medium and simmer about 5 minutes.
- Add chicken and the green onions; simmer 2 minutes. Remove from the heat and add cilantro and the 2 Tbsp of lime juice.
- Top soup with tortilla strips and mashed avocado and serve.