Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 15 mins

This is a chili type soup with a Southwestern flavor that I made up with things I happened to have in the kitchen. Can easily be doubled. The garnishes are great additions, especially the cheese and tortilla chips. Got a thumbs up from the family, so it will be a repeat here!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Bring two cups water to a boil.
  2. Add bullion cubes and allow to disolve.
  3. Stir in taco seasoning.
  4. Lower heat to med-low and add tomatoes and frozen vegetables. (I whizzed these through the food processor a bit to get smaller pieces as a personal preference.).
  5. Mix in pinto beans.
  6. Stir in cheese soup until well-mixed and melted smooth.
  7. Stir in chicken.
  8. Allow to heat through.
  9. Can be served immediately or left to simmer on stove for several hours.
  10. Top individual bowls with optional garnishes if desired.