Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 40 mins

Very flavorful, easy to prepare soup recipe. I don't know the origin of this recipe. I got it from a friend.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. brown beef with chopped onion and drain.
  2. mix all ingredients (do not drain cans) together.
  3. bring to a boil.
  4. cover and simmer 30 minutes minimum.
  5. top servings with sour cream and shredded cheddar if desired.
  6. serve with tostida scoops.
  7. This recipe can be cut in half by using one can of everything, one each of seasoning pkgs and half a can of rotel.
Most Helpful

This soup is excellent and great for a "crowd"! In all fairness, this recipe is published in "Food for Thought", by The Junior League of Birmingham Alabama, which has a copyright of 1995.

cbarnes_10556299 November 01, 2013

I make a similar recipe and it's awesome! Serve with cilantro and sour cream, mmmmmm, delicious!

Memily Giraffe March 01, 2010

Very easy to make. I leave out the Rotel tomatoes and the black beans and use kidney beans in their place, which adds color too. As white onions can worsen arthritis, I only use yellow onions; the stronger the onion the sweeter it is after cooking. I serve this with a heaping spoonful of sour cream, a generous sprinkle of grated aged cheddar and a big fist full of Fritos on top. The longer you keep this, the more robust the flavor becomes. (Save up to a week). It freezes VERY WELL. It truly is a crowd pleaser and kids love it. One of the best all around fall and winter recipes I have in my recipe box.

Deborah D. October 20, 2007