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Tortilla soup with guajillo chili

21 mayo, 2021

Tortilla soup is a traditional Mexican recipe that you must try sometime, and it has everything: a rich chili and tomato broth, the crunchy touch of the tortilla in strips and the freshness and flavor of avocado with cheese. Therefore, in RecetasGratis we bring you a practical and rich recipe for tortilla soup with guajillo chili.

Normally this soup is prepared with pasilla chili, but the guajillo chili gives it a little more heat and unique flavor, so it is perfect for people who prefer to add more spice to their dishes. If this is your case, keep reading and learn how to make tortilla soup with guajillo chili.

5 diners
45m
Main dish
Low difficulty

Additional characteristics:
Cheap Cost, Popular in Fall-Winter, Slightly Spicy, Boiled, Mexican Recipes

Ingredients to make tortilla soup with guajillo chili:

How to make tortilla soup with guajillo chili:

1

To start the recipe for tortilla soup with guajillo chili, in a pan toast the chiles on both sides for a few seconds. Then soften them in hot water for 10 minutes. The chilies should be clean without seeds or veins.

Trick: reserve the chili water for the next step.

Tortilla Soup with Guajillo Chili Recipe - Step 1

two

Blend the chiles with the tomatoes, the piece of onion, a clove of garlic, a clove, a pinch of oregano and a little of the water from the chilies.

Tortilla Soup with Guajillo Chili Recipe - Step 2

3

To continue with the preparation of the tortilla soup with guajillo, heat a tablespoon of oil in a saucepan and sauté the sauce that you liquefied for a few seconds. Later, pour the chicken broth and season with salt and pepper to taste, let it cook for 10 minutes and remove from the heat.

Tortilla Soup with Guajillo Chili Recipe - Step 3

4

While the broth is heating up, cut the tortillas into thin strips and fry them in hot oil or bake at 200 ° C for 8 minutes, or until crisp. You can chop up a seedless guajillo chili and fry or bake it for serving as well.

You can prepare your own corn tortillas with this recipe: Mexican tortilla recipe.

Tortilla Soup with Guajillo Chili Recipe - Step 4

5

Prepare a bed of tortilla strips and pour the broth when you’re ready.

Tortilla Soup with Guajillo Chili Recipe - Step 5

6

By last, serve the tortilla soup with guajillo chili with the avocado, cubed fresh cheese, fried guajillo chili, a little more tortilla strips and a touch of lemon. To eat!

Tortilla Soup with Guajillo Chili Recipe - Step 6

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With what to accompany the tortilla soup with guajillo chili

How about serving this delicious tortilla soup with guajillo accompanied by pork rind or pork fry? If you like the idea, add a few pieces to the plate and you will see how delicious it tastes. You can also add a little sour cream, onion and coriander to taste.

Preparing this soup is not very complicated, it will also be ready in a short time, so go ahead and make it at home and give it your personal touch with the accompaniment that you like the most.

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