taco soup recipe: a great recipe for when dad or the babysitter is watching the kids
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Recipe type: Hearty Soup
Cuisine: Mexican
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Serves: 6
 
A great recipe to have for those nights where you want a simple and easy dinner or for when daddy or the babysitter are watching the kids.
Ingredients
  • Crock-pot
  • 1 lb. lean ground turkey or ground soy meat
  • 1 Large onion, diced
  • 3-5 jalapenos, diced (habaneros, serranos, or whatever chills you prefer)OPTIONAL
  • 1 packet of taco seasoning
  • 1 packet of Ranch seasoning
  • 1 bag of corn chips or tortilla chips
  • 1 can diced tomatoes
  • 1 can rotel
  • 1 can sweet corn
  • 1 can black beans
  • 1 can kidney beans
  • 1 can green chillies
  • Toppings:
  • 1 avocado diced
  • ½ onion diced
  • cheddar or jalapeño jack shredded cheese
  • salsa
  • sour cream
  • chopped cilantro
Instructions
  1. Heat pan on medium. Turn crock-pot on high and line with crock-pot liner. Sauté ¾ of the onions for 4-5 minutes in a pan. Add turkey meat or soy meat till brown. Add ½ of fresh jalapeños/chilis and cook for about 2-3 minutes(Maybe this can be prepped before hand for your hubby or babysitter)
  2. Pour turkey or ground soy mixture into the crockpot.
  3. Add taco and ranch packets into the crock pot and all canned items, including the juices. DO NOT RINSE OR POUR OUT THE WATER FROM THE CANS.
  4. Simmer on high for about and hour or so and then turn setting to low.
  5. Top off the soup with diced onions, avocados, cheese, salsa, sour cream, fresh chili, chopped cilantro and crushed tortilla chips or corn chips when served.
Recipe by Chai Mommas at https://chaimommas.com/taco-soup-recipe-a-great-recipe-for-when-dad-or-the-babysitter-is-watching-the-kids/