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Traditional Mexican Soup

Updated on March 19, 2008

chipotle pork stew

Prep Time 25 min. total time 30 min. Serves 4

Ingreduents needed:

1 tblsp. olive oil

1 pork tenderloin ( about 1 lb.)

coarse salt and ground pepper

1 medium onion, chopped

2 garlic cloves,minced

1 tblsp. minced chipotle chiles

2 cans (14.5 oz.) low- sodium chicken broth

2 cans (15.5 oz.) hominy, rinsed and drained

1 can (14.5 oz.) diced tomatoes, in juice

1/2 cup fresh cilantro

Lime wedges, for serving (optional)

1. In a large saucepan, heat oil over medium heat. season pork with S & P.ook until browned on all sides, 6-7 min. Transfer pork to a plate and set aside(reserve pan). Place onion and garlic in pan, season with S & P. Cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until onion begins to soften, 4-5 min.

2. Add chiles, and cook until fragrant, about 1 min. Add broth, hominy, tomatoes, pork and 2 cups of water. Bring to a boil; reduce to a simmer. Cook until an instant- read thermometer inserted in center of pork registers 145 degrees. 3-4 min.

3. Transfer pork to a work surface and shred with 2 forks; return to pan. Top soup with cilantro, and serve with lime wedges.

This hearty, lightly spicy stew fills you up without weighing you down. yumm enjoy....G-Ma :o) hugs


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    • Patience Virtue profile image

      Patience Virtue 9 years ago from All Over

      Ooh, sounds yummy! I should definitely try this one.

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      Merle Ann Johnson 9 years ago from NW in the land of the Free

      Mr. Marmalade are you off again on vacation? and yes it is good. as long as you don't use too much chili:o) Thanks for your comment and have a HAPPY EASTER my dear. G-Ma :o) hugs

      omdelhi...also to you Thanks for commenting..and hope you try this recipe for me. and HAPPY EASTER to you too G-Ma :o) hugs

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      Om Prakash Singh 9 years ago from New Delhi

      Great for health.

      Thanx for sharing.

    • MrMarmalade profile image

      MrMarmalade 9 years ago from Sydney

      Soup and Stew are great meals.

      Will look into this in a couple of weeks.

      Trust this will be the way and stand up to your reccomendation.

      Thank you