Chicken Mexican Soup ( for Canning )

Total Time
4hrs 30mins
Prep
3 hrs
Cook
1 hr 30 mins

A canning recipe for Chicken Mexican Soup. I came up with this great tasting soup by following safe canning guidelines. I pressure can soup every summer to enjoy through the winter. It is easy and taste great! This recipe makes 7 quarts.

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Ingredients

Nutrition

Directions

  1. Boil chicken covered in water until done. When chicken has cooled you can shred it or cut into 1-inch cubes. Set aside.
  2. Prepare pressure canner. Heat jars and lids in simmering water until ready for use. ( do not boil ).
  3. In large pot add all ingredients except chicken. Bring to a boil, cover and simmer 3 minutes. Add chicken and boil lightly for 5 minutes.
  4. Ladle hot soup into hot jars leaving 1-inch headspace, remove air bubbles and wipe rim of jar. Center hot lid on jar. Apply band and adjust until fingertip tight. Place jars into pressure canner.
  5. Process quarts at 11 pounds pressure for 90 minutes or pints for 75 minutes ( adjust for altitude if needed ).
  6. Remove jars and cool. Check lids for seal after 24 hours. Lids should not flex up and down when center is pressed.
  7. THIS RECIPE YIELDS 7 QUARTS!