Creamy Green Chile and Cheese Soup
A steaming hot bowl of soup may be the ultimate comfort food. Serve this rich and creamy treat as a first course or add warm garlic bread and a prepared salad for a complete and satisfying meal.
5 tablespoons butter
1 1/2 cups chopped onion
3 cloves garlic, finely chopped
1/2 teaspoon dried oregano, crushed
4 cups chicken broth
2 cups (1/4-inch) diced potatoes
1 teaspoon hot pepper sauce
1 (7-ounce) can diced green chiles
1 teaspoon chopped fresh cilantro
1/2 cup heavy whipping cream
1 1/2 cups shredded Monterey Jack cheese
- Melt butter in medium saucepan over medium heat. Add onion, garlic and oregano; cook for 10 minutes. Add chicken broth, potatoes and hot pepper sauce; bring to a boil. Cook for 20 minutes or until potatoes are tender.
- Add green chiles, cream and cheese. Heat until cheese is melted. Season with salt and black ground pepper to taste. Garnish with cilantro.
Makes 6 servings.
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