Rotisserie Chicken Tortilla Soup

Can we just talk about this rotisserie chicken tortilla soup? This brothy, spicy soup is loaded with flavor and chocked full of rotisserie chicken! We topped it with avocado, some tortilla chips and a squeeze of lime.  If there are any leftovers, it is great warmed up the next day!

Try a few other satisfying soups below!



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bowl of rotisserie chicken tortilla soup with avocado and lime

Rotisserie Chicken Tortilla Soup

  • Author: The Perks of Being Us
  • Prep Time: 20 minutes
  • Cook Time: 10 minutes
  • Total Time: 30 minutes
  • Yield: 6 bowls of soup 1x
  • Category: Soup
  • Method: Stove top
  • Cuisine: Mexican


  • 1 medium onion diced
  • 5 cloves garlic shredded
  • 2 tbls canola oil
  • 2 medium jalapenos
  • 1 can tomatoes with chilis (rotel)
  • 1 can diced tomatoes
  • 1 tbls ancho chili powder
  • 1 tsp ground cumin
  • 1 tsp ground chipotle
  • 1 can black beans rinsed and drained
  • 1 bag frozen corn
  • 4 cups rotisserie chicken (cut into bite sized pieces)
  • 40 oz. chicken broth
  • 1 tsp garlic bullion
  • 1 tsp chicken bullion

Ingredients for topping the smoked chicken tortilla:

  • 1 avocado cut into chunks
  • fresh cilantro
  • 2 limes, quartered
  • 1 1/2 cups Tortilla strips fried fresh, or purchased



Place chicken in a small pot and pour in enough broth to just cover the chicken. Warm over low heat.

In a separate pot, sweat the onion, garlic and jalapeno in the canola oil for 2-3 minutes. Add in bullion and stir until dissolved. Add in ancho, cumin and chipotle, and stir for 1 minute.

Pour in both cans of tomatoes and remaining broth. Heat to a simmer.

Add in corn and black beans. Simmer for 3 minutes and add in warm chicken and all of the broth.

Simmer for 5 more minutes. Season with salt and pepper to taste.

Serve in bowls, with avocado and tortilla strips, and a fresh squeeze of lime.

Keywords: Chicken soup, tortilla soup, simple dinners

Hi, we are Bruce and Dina Miller. We love to cook every night. We enjoy making a few healthy dishes, and also comfort food. We love crafting cocktails too! Come take a look, we would love to share our recipes with you.

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