Tomato Tortilla Soup


1 medium onion, chopped
1 (28 ounce) can tomatoes, drained
3 Tablespoons vegetable oil
4 (6 inch) corn tortillas, coarsely chopped
4 cloves garlic, chopped
8 cups chicken stock
1 (6 ounce) can tomato paste
1 Tablespoon parsley, chopped
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1 teaspoon chili powder
2 bay leaves
salt to taste
3 (6 inch) corn tortillas, cut into strips, sauteed in oil and drained
2 cups cooked chicken, diced
2 avocados, chopped
1 cup cheddar cheese, grated
sour cream


Chop onions in food processor. Add tomatoes and puree until mixture is smooth. In a large pot, heat 3 tablespoons oil. Add chopped tortillas and garlic. Saute until lightly browned, about 4 minutes. Add tomato-onion puree, chicken stock, tomato paste, honey, parsley, cumin, chili powder and bay leaves. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat and cook 45 minutes. Strain through a sieve. Keep warm. Serve soup in individual bowls with assorted toppings. Serves 4.

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