Thursday, January 1, 2015

Easy Taco Soup

Easy Taco Soup

1 lb ground beef
1 medium onion, diced
1 package taco seasoning or your favorite homemade taco seasoning
3/4 cup water
1 15-0z can red beans
1 15-oz can corn
1 4-oz can diced green chiles
1 can (28 oz) stewed tomatoes
1 cup shredded cheese (to garnish)
Sour cream (to garnish)
tortilla chips or corn chips
Dash of Tabasco to taste, optional

In a large stock pot, brown the ground beef until crumbly. Add onion and cook until translucent. Add taco seasoning and water. Stir until meat is evenly coated.  Add in beans, corn, and chiles. Mix well and allow to simmer for 5 minutes.  Do not drain the cans first.  Add tomatoes and simmer for up to 20 minutes to combine flavors.  If you like your soup spicy, add a dash of Tabasco and use Hot green chiles.  Serve with grated cheese, sour cream and tortilla chips.  Makes 8-10, 1-cup servings.

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Carol said...

Sounds perfect for a chilly January day. :) Hope you have an amazing 2015!