Mexican chicken soup – whole 30 recipe

Mexican chicken soup -healthy, delicious and Paleo, gluten-free and whole 30 friendly!

This recipe is super easy to make and tastes amazing. My whole family loved this Mexican chicken soup. It’s a great way to sneak in some extra veggies. Plus I love any excuse to use my crock pot. ;)

This soup is very filling and tastes great on a rainy day! I’ve been doing the whole 30 challenge and this is by far one of my favorite recipes I’ve made! I will definitely be making it again!

Healthy chicken and vegetable soup recipe

Mexican chicken soup – whole 30 recipe

Yield: 6-8

Ingredients

  • 1 lb boneless skinless chicken (2-3 large breasts)
  • 1 32 oz container chicken broth
  • 2 (14.5 oz) cans diced tomatoes
  • 1 1/2 cup chopped carrots
  • 1 1/2 cup chopped celery
  • 1 cup chooped onion
  • 1 cup chopped red bell pepper
  • 1 cup chopped cilantro
  • 1 1/2 cup water
  • 1/4 cup tomato paste
  • 2 tsp minced garlic
  • 1 tsp kosher salt
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1/2 tsp chili powder
  • 1/2 lime juiced

Instructions

  1. Combine all ingredients in a crock pot and cook on high for 3-4 hours or low for 6-8. Cook until the chicken shreds easily and the vegetables are tender. Shred chicken and serve immediately.

Notes

Sometimes I'll top with fresh cilantro, avocado and olives.

This recipe makes a great freezer meal. Just place the leftovers in a Ziplock bag and place in the freezer. Thaw and warm before eating.

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Mexican chicken soup -healthy, delicious and Paleo, gluten-free and whole 30 friendly!

Enjoy!! :)

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Comments

  1. Amy@theidearoom posted on May 16, 2014 at 2:58 pm (#
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    Looks delish! Pinned

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    • Kristyn replied on May 21st, 2014 at 11:27 am

      This looks so yummy!!

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  2. brenda posted on May 17, 2014 at 3:03 am (#
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    sounds really good and the crockpot gets to do all the work.

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  3. Kayre posted on May 17, 2014 at 11:01 am (#
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    Wow…I love crocked recipes!

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  4. Erica posted on July 24, 2014 at 3:42 pm (#
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    In the crockpot right now! Can’t wait to try it

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    • Jamielyn replied on July 24th, 2014 at 5:12 pm

      Hope you enjoy it Erica! Such a yummy and healthy recipe! :)

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  5. Alexa posted on August 10, 2014 at 3:38 pm (#
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    This looks amazing!  I will be trying it soon! Starting whole 30 tomorrow! 

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    • Jamielyn replied on August 13th, 2014 at 6:46 pm

      It is so good! Hope you try some fun recipes with the whole 30, good luck!

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