Total Time
1hr 40mins
Prep 5 mins
Cook 1 hr 35 mins

A little recipe card from the bulk foods section in Wild Oats market. Yield is approximate.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 cup dried spicy southwestern soup mix
  • 5 cups water or 5 cups chicken stock
  • 2 cups diced cooked chicken (optional)
  • 1 lime, juice of
  • 12 cup chopped fresh cilantro


  1. Boil soup mix and water or stock for 5 minutes.
  2. Simmer for 60 to 90 minutes; adding water if necessary to maintain desired consistency.
  3. Include diced chicken if desired.
  4. The flavor is enhanced if refrigerated and served the next day.
  5. Season with lime juice and chopped fresh cilantro.