Experience the Taste of Islands with Tortilla Soup

Are you in the mood for a delicious feast that’s sure to take you to an exotic Island experience? Then you must try this tempting Tortilla Soup recipe! It is a special dish that’s full of flavor and depth, yet easy enough that even beginner cooks will have success.

The most fascinating feature of this dish is that it is an amalgamation of healthy and nutritious ingredients, yet carries an almost surprising burst of flavor. It combines the classic combination of tasty and creamy soup with a hint of spiciness that will leave your taste buds tantalized.


  • 1 can (14.5 ounces) diced tomatoes with juice
  • 1 can (10 ounces) mild enchilada sauce
  • 2 cups vegetable broth
  • 1 can (15 ounces) black beans, rinsed and drained
  • 1 can (4 ounces) diced green chilies
  • 2 tablespoons tomato paste
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon chili powder
  • 1/3 cup chopped fresh cilantro
  • 8 flour tortillas
  • 1/2 cup sliced green onions
  • 1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese


  • In a large saucepan, over medium-heat, mix together diced tomatoes, enchilada sauce, vegetable broth, black beans, green chilies, tomato paste, cumin, and chili powder. Cover saucepan and let it simmer for about 20 minutes.
  • Meanwhile, cut the tortillas into 1-inch strips and fry or bake until crisp.
  • Remove from heat, add in the chopped cilantro, and let it cool slightly.
  • Once cooled, puree 1/2 of the mixture in a food processor or blender, and then add it back to the saucepan.
  • Season with salt and pepper, to taste.
  • Transfer soup to a bowl and top with green onions, crispy tortilla strips, and shredded cheese. Dig in and enjoy!

This flavorful dish is the perfect way to warm up your winter nights and impress your family with an exotic Island-style dinner. The bright colors of the ingredients, combined with the mix of the creamy soup and crunchy toppings make for a truly appetizing experience.

If you’re looking for other delicious dishes to complete your Island-style meal, try traditional Jamaican Jerk Chicken or Island-Infused Rice & Beans. No matter what you decide to pair with it, this flavorful and satisfying Tortilla Soup recipe is sure to be a hit with your family. Enjoy!