Mexican Zucchini Cheese Soup

Mexican Zucchini Cheese Soup We can’t wait to make this delicious, slightly spicy soup every summer when zucchini and squash are plentiful in our garden. We like to serve this soup with warm tortillas.

Ingredients

Original recipe yields 6 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Time Details

    PREP : 20 mins

    COOK : 25 mins

    TOTAL : 45 mins

    SERVING : 6

    YIELD : 6 Servings

Instructions Checklist
  • Heat the olive oil in a large pot, and saute the onion and garlic until tender. Season with oregano.

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  • Mix in the chicken broth and tomatoes. Bring to a boil. Mix in the zucchini, yellow squash, corn, and chile peppers. Reduce heat to low, and simmer 10 minutes, or until the squash is tender.

  • Mix the cubed processed cheese into the soup. Continue to cook and stir until cheese is melted. Season with pepper. Mix in the cilantro just before serving.

Per Serving: 307 calories; protein 14.7g; carbohydrates 26.2g; fat 17.5g; cholesterol 47.8mg; sodium 1829mg.