Chili's Chicken Enchilada Soup

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Chili's Chicken Enchilada Soup
Wed, 12-19-2012 - 1:36pm

Chili's Chicken Enchilada Soup

4 cups chicken broth
1/2 cup of thick & chunky mild salsa (from jar)
8 packets of Taco Bell Mild Sauce
1 tsp minced garlic
8 ounces Velveeta cheese, diced
1 (12 oz) can chicken with liquid, flaked
1/4 cup dehydrated onion flakes
1 tsp salt, or to taste
1 tsp chili powder
1/2 tsp cumin
1 cup masa harina (tamale corn flour)
3 cups water
crumbled taco chips for garnish
sour cream for garnish

In a 3-qt saucepan, add the chicken broth, salsa, Taco Bell Mild Sauce, crushed garlic, Velveeta cheese, canned chicken and liquid, dehydrated onion flakes, salt, chili powder and cumin.

Combine masa harina with 2 cups of water in a medium bowl and whisk until blended. Add masa mixture to pot.  Add remaining 1 cup of water to pot mix well and bring mixture to a boil.  Reduce heat and simmer soup for 30-40 minutes or until thick.  Serve soup in cups or bowls, and garnish each with crumbled corn tortilla chips and a tablespoon of sour cream.

Serves 12

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