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    Mexican Lime With Chicken or Turkey Tortilla Soup

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    45 mins

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    Bergy's Note:

    I love this soup. simple but great flavor to start off a Mexican meal. Adjust the hotness to your own likeing. Although the original recipe did not say "cilantro" I believe at least a 1/4 cup of fresh chopped cilntro will really enhance the flavor of this soup.

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    1. 1
      Spray a skillet with lite olive oil and fry the tortilla strips until brown& crisp, drain on paper towel.
    2. 2
      Spray the pan again and saute the onions& chilis until tender but not brown.
    3. 3
      Add broth& turkey (whatever), cover and simmer for 20 minutes.
    4. 4
      Add tomatoe, simmer 5 more minutes, stir in the lime juice.
    5. 5
      Taste and adjust the seasoning.
    6. 6
      Ladle into hot bowls, add tortilla chips and garnish with a slice of lime.

    Ratings & Reviews:

    • on May 06, 2002


      This has such a wonderful flavor. It reminded me of the tortilla lime soup I had in Mexico. A definite keeper!

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    • on February 16, 2004


      This was a VERY tasty soup - FULL of flavour. Not NEARLY as spciy as I thought it might time I'll just ad in a few more jalapenos! HIGHLY recommended soup!

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    • on January 24, 2010


      The only thing missing from this recipe is cilantro! It's the finishing touch! Loved it!

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    Nutritional Facts for Mexican Lime With Chicken or Turkey Tortilla Soup

    Serving Size: 1 (323 g)

    Servings Per Recipe: 4

    Amount Per Serving
    % Daily Value
    Calories 81.8
    Calories from Fat 17
    Total Fat 1.9 g
    Saturated Fat 0.5 g
    Cholesterol 0.0 mg
    Sodium 80.2 mg
    Total Carbohydrate 12.3 g
    Dietary Fiber 1.6 g
    Sugars 2.5 g
    Protein 6.1 g

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