Cream of Poblano Soup

READY IN: 55mins
SERVES: 8
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Cut three tortillas into ninths; place in food processor and chop until fine.
  • Add flour,chili powder, cumin, salt, and pepper; blend to the consistency of cornmeal.
  • Place oil in stockpot over medium high heat; add onion, 1/2 cup poblano pepper, and garlic and sauté until the onion is transparent.
  • Add butter and let it melt.
  • Add tortilla-flour mixture to the pan and mix to form a roux.
  • Cook 4-5 minutes stirring constantly with a whisk- do not let mixture burn.
  • While stirring, slowly add broth, scraping down sides and bottom often.
  • Add half and half, bring to a slow simmer and cook 7-10 minutes.
  • Do not let soup come to a hard boil.
  • Turn off heat and let cool a bit.
  • Add chicken before serving.
  • Top each serving with shredded cheese, diced poblano pepper and tortillas strips.
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