Prep 20 mins
Cook 20 mins
Living in the Deep South, I never cared for soup because the weather is always so hot here, but this is one that I do like in the winter. Goes together quickly with things most cooks have on hand.
- 1⁄2 cup chopped onion
- 1 tablespoon butter
- 2 cups frozen whole kernel corn
- 1 1⁄2 cups chicken broth
- 1 1⁄2 cups chopped peeled potatoes
- 1 (4 ounce) candiced green chili peppers, drained
- 1⁄4 teaspoon fresh coarse ground black pepper
- 2 cups milk
- 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
- 5 ounces cooked chicken, cut into thin strips (1 cup)
- 5 tablespoons snipped fresh cilantro
- In a large suacepan cook onion in hot butter for 3 to 4 minutes or until tender. Add corn, chicken broth, potato, chile peppers, and black pepper. Bring to boiling; reduce heat. Cover and simmer about 15 minutes or until potatoes are tender, stirring occasionally.
- Ina screw-top jar combine milk and flour; cover and shake well. Add to potato mixture. Cook and stir until thickened and bubbly.
- Add chicken and cilantro. Heat through.