Slow Cooker Cheesy Chicken Mexican Soup
Slow Cooker Cheesy Chicken Mexican Soup
  • prep: 10 min
  • cook: 4 hr
  • total: 4 hr 10 min
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  • Summary

    Put this soup in your slow cooker before you start your day, forget about it and come home to a comforting, flavorful meal. This Slow Cooker Cheesy Chicken Mexican Soup is full of shredded chicken, vegetables, spices and of course, cheese. Load the soup up with your favorite garnishes, like avocado, chopped cilantro and red onion to take this soup to the next level.

    Ingredients

    • 1.5 lbs. boneless, skinless chicken breasts
    • 2 cup chopped sweet onion {about 1/2 of an onion}
    • 1 cup chopped green pepper {about 1/2 of a green pepper}
    • 1 cup chopped red pepper {about 1/2 of a red pepper}
    • 15 oz. can black beans, drained and rinsed
    • 4 oz. can of diced green chilies
    • 4 cups chicken broth
    • 1 cup salsa {I used a Roasted Tomato Salsa}
    • 1 cup water
    • 1 teaspoon cumin
    • 1 teaspoon chili powder
    • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
    • 1/4 teaspoon cayenne red pepper
    • 1 cup Crystal Farms Shredded Wisconsin Sharp Cheddar Cheese
    • 1 1/2 cups Crystal Farms Shredded Mexican 3 Cheese
    • Garnishes:
    • Avocado, chopped
    • Fresh cilantro, chopped
    • Red onion, chopped
    • Sour cream
    • Extra cheese

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 381 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 18 g 27.61%
    • Saturated Fat: 10 g 52.37%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 105 mg 35.06%
    • Sodium: 1957 mg 81.56%
    • Calcium: 424 mg 42.37%
    • Potassium: 521 mg 14.89%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 10.37%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 18 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 5 g 19.79%
    • Sugar: 5 g
    • Protein: 38 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Vitamin A 33.24%
    • Vitamin C 108.94%
    • Vitamin D 0.19%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat2
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch1
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat5
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total1 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy1 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total3 oz-eq

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