Southwest Chicken Black Bean Soup

Recipe by Jamie Renee
READY IN: 1hr 10mins




  • In a medium sized skillet cook chicken that's been seasoned with seasoned salt until done and no longer pink.
  • Dice and set aside.
  • Finely chop bell peppers, onion and jalapeño slices in food processor or by hand if you like larger pieces.
  • Combine all peppers, onion and jalapeño and add lemon juice and a pinch of salt.
  • Melt margarine in a large stock pot.
  • Sauté pepper and onion mixture until soft.
  • Add can of crushed tomatoes, stirring.
  • Add three cans of black beans, undrained.
  • Add chicken to pot, stirring carefully; then add chicken broth to soup and stir.
  • Next, add bay leaf, about a teaspoon of season salt, tarragon and cinnamon.
  • Let simmer until flavors are combined and peppers and onion are soft and tender about one hour, or until it smells so good you cannot wait.
  • Serve with Recipe #43730.