Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup

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SERVINGS : 6

A slow cooker chicken tortilla soup recipe with chicken thighs, Southwest mixed vegetables, zesty tomatoes, spices and fresh lime juice

Ingredients

  • PAM® Original No-Stick Cooking Spray
  • 1-1/2 pounds boneless skinless chicken thighs
  • 2 cups frozen Southwest mixed vegetables (corn, black beans, red peppers)
  • 1 can (10 oz each) Ro*Tel® Original Diced Tomatoes & Green Chilies, undrained
  • 1 tablespoon ground chipotle chili pepper
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 4 cups chicken broth
  • 1/4 cup fresh lime juice
  • Tortilla strips, diced avocado and chopped cilantro, optional

Directions

  1. Spray inside of 4-quart slow cooker with cooking spray. Place chicken, frozen vegetables, undrained tomatoes, chili pepper, cumin and broth in slow cooker.
  2. Cover; cook on LOW 6 to 8 hours or until chicken is tender. Remove chicken from slow cooker; pull into shreds with 2 forks. Return chicken to slow cooker. Stir in lime juice. Serve and top with tortilla strips, avocado and cilantro, if desired.