Tortilla Soup

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  • 2 tomatoes – quartered
  • 1 onion – quartered
  • 4 tomatillos – quartered
  • 6 cloves of garlic
  • 1 jalapeño – deseeded
    – Toss the above in 3 TBL EVOO
    – Place on baking sheet and sprinkle with salt
    – Bake at 350º for about 30 minutes – meanwhile in a large bowl
  • 1 zucchini – chopped
  • 2 ears of corn – cut off cob
    – Toss with
  • 1 tsp ground cumin
  • 1 tsp dried oregano
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp ground coriander
    – Set aside for a few minutes
  • Bring 2 C chicken stock up to a boil and pour into a blender
    – Add tomatoes, etc to the blender
    – Put zucchini and corn on the now empty tray and put them back in the oven for 10 minutes
  • Add 1 handful of cilantro, 3 leaves Swiss chard, 2 TBL agave syrup, 2 TBL lime juice to the blender
    – Blend well
    – Return chicken mixture to a deep pot and bring back up to a simmer
    – Add the zucch and corn to the pot
  • Cut corn tortillas into strips, spray with oil and bake in oven until browned, using the now empty tray
  • Add 1 C garbanzo beans to the pot
  • Optional: Add shredded pork
  1. To serve, put crispy strips onto a plate, top with some chunky parts of the soup, dress with a little bit of broth.
  2. Garnish with some radish cut really thinly, strips of avocado and cilantro leaves.

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