Thursday, September 10, 2020

Green Enchilada Chicken Soup - Slow Cooker

 I am still here!  I have been MIA but wanted to share an easy, quick, low-carb soup with you.... Green Enchilada Chicken Soup from Seeking Good Eats Two of my girls are home this week and it is cold and rainy in Nebraska.  My friend Susan shared this recipe with me.  We loved it.  We put tortilla chips in the bottom of the bowl and we all topped with green onion, cilantro and avocado.  Next time, I would love to top with some Cotija cheese.  YUM!  Thank you Seeking Good Eats! We will be making this again!

Green Enchilada Chicken Soup (adapted from Seeking Good Eats)

2.5 lbs chicken breasts or chicken thighs (I used a mixture I had in my freezer)

28 oz can green enchilada sauce 

24 oz can chicken broth

Spray slow cooker with cooking spray.  Add in chicken, enchilada sauce and broth.  Cook 6 - 8 hours.  Shred and add back in to broth.  Add:

1 cup half and half

2 cups Monterey Jack Cheese, shredded

4 oz cream cheese, cubed

4 oz salsa verde

salt and pepper to tate

Stir until cheeses are melted.  Add any additional salsa or salt and pepper to taste. Serve over tortilla chips or enjoy just as is.  

garnish with ... avocado slices, cilantro, green onion, sour cream, shredded cheese

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