Who doesn't love a good chicken soup? (Perhaps vegetarians, but they probably didn’t click on this recipe.) This version is loaded with shredded chicken and black beans, and it’s thickened with PUMPKIN. (The BEST!) Soup's on...
Slow-Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup
1/10th of recipe (1 cup): 145 calories, 2g total fat (<0.5g sat. fat), 431mg sodium, 17g carbs, 4g fiber, 4g sugars, 14g protein
Green Plan SmartPoints® value 3*
Blue Plan (Freestyle™) SmartPoints® value 1*
Purple Plan SmartPoints® value 1*
4 - 5 hours or 8 - 9 hours
2 cups red enchilada sauce
One 15-oz. can pure pumpkin
One 15-oz. can black beans, drained and rinsed
1 cup frozen sweet corn kernels
1 cup finely chopped onion
One 4-oz. can diced green chiles (not drained)
3 cups low-sodium chicken broth
1 lb. raw boneless skinless chicken breast
Optional toppings: shredded reduced-fat cheddar cheese, light sour cream or fat-free plain Greek yogurt, fresh cilantro
Combine all ingredients except chicken in a slow cooker. Mix until uniform.
Add chicken. Cover and cook on high for 4 - 5 hours or on low for 8 - 9 hours, until chicken is fully cooked.
Transfer chicken to a large bowl. Shred with two forks.
Return chicken to the slow cooker, and mix well.
MAKES 10 SERVINGS
It’s the Great Pumpkin (Episode), Hungry Girl!
It’s full-blown fall, which means pumpkin recipes and products are popping up everywhere
-- even in the latest episode of our podcast
, a.k.a. our FREE on-demand audio show! Tune in for...
⭑ Chew & Tell:
We try a whopping NINE pumpkin products from Trader Joe’s, and not all earn our seal of approval.
⭑ Unexpected Ways to Use Pumpkin:
From the sweet to the savory.
⭑ The Most Popular Hungry Girl Recipe of All Time:
Just TWO ingredients!
…and SO MUCH MORE!
Click to listen, and subscribe for the latest episodes!
Hungry for More Slow-Cooker Chicken Soup?
We may have received free samples of food, which in no way influences whether these products are reviewed favorably, unfavorably, mentioned with indifference, or mentioned at all. Click for more about our editorial and advertising policies.
SmartPoints® value* not what you expected? We follow the same method as WW (formerly known as Weight Watchers) when calculating the value of a recipe: We add up the SmartPoints® values* of the individual ingredients using the Recipe Builder, not the calculator. (Many foods have a value of zero and remain zero in recipes.)
*The SmartPoints® values for these products and/or recipes were calculated by Hungry Girl and are not an endorsement or approval of the product, recipe or its manufacturer or developer by WW International, Inc., the owner of the SmartPoints® trademark.
Hungry Girl provides general information about food and lifestyle. This information and any linked materials are not intended and should not be construed as medical advice, nor is the information a substitute for professional medical expertise or treatment. Click here for more information.