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Spicy Taco Soup
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Spicy Taco Soup

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 35 minutes
Servings 8 people

Ingredients

  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 yellow onion diced
  • 1 to 2 jalapeño peppers seeds and stem removed, diced
  • 1 green bell pepper seeds and stem removed, chopped
  • 1 red bell pepper seeds and stem removed, chopped
  • 1/4 cup tomato salsa
  • 1 can corn 15 ounce can
  • 1 can black beans 15 ounce can, drained
  • 1 can kindey beans 15 ounce can, drained
  • 1 can pinto beans 15 ounce can, drained
  • 1 can tomato sauce 15 ounce can
  • 1 can diced tomatoes 24 ounce can
  • 2 tablespoons taco seasoning
  • Sour cream topping, optional
  • Shredded cheese topping, optional
  • Tortilla chips side

Instructions

  • In a high-sided pan or pot, cook the ground beef over medium heat until brown. 
  • Add the jalapeño pepper, green and red bell peppers, and yellow onion to the ground beef and continue cooking for 3 to 4 minutes, stirring often, until the onions are softened. 
  • Add the salsa, corn, black beans, kidney beans, pinto beans, tomato sauce, diced tomatoes, and taco seasoning. Stir to combine.
  • Lower the heat to low and simmer the taco soup for 20 to 25 minutes, stirring every 3 or 4 minutes. Monitor the thickness and stop simmering when the soup hits your desired level.
  • Remove the taco soup from the heat and ladle into bowls. Add a dollop of sour cream (optional) to each soup and sprinkle with shredded cheese (also optional). Add tortilla chips to the side and serve.