Mexican Soup

03.02.2014 // Leave a comment // Last updated: March 6, 2014

” The secret to busy women is to eat soup, because you can drink with one hand and work with the other.”- Jenna Lyons (via Eva Chen)


I think the queen bee of affordable luxury is right on the money! But staring at the computer all day, lunch in hand, is not something you want to be doing on a daily basis. Since my office is in my apartment I have to pull myself away from the computer by moving into the lounge area for lunch.

My soup of choice is straight from the can! Yes, I eat canned soup. I’m having an Andy Warhol moment, don’t you know! I must be honest, Mexican soup is the ONLY soup that I eat out of the can. I guess it’s because it’s the only soup that I’ve never attempted to cook myself, but in a busy week like this, I couldn’t be bothered to spend 3-4 hours cooking a soup from scratch, #justsaying. If you’re into expanding your Mexican cooking repertoire, take time out to peruse these five different takes on Mexican soup.

Word to the wise: prepare the soup on a lazy Saturday or Sunday, then cart the good stuff in a flask a la Lyons. Warning: this may result in an extremely productive work day.


Six Mexican Soups from around the Web


1. Mexican Chicken Soup via Taste of Home


2.  Rainy Day Lentil Soup via Everybody Loves Sandwiches


3. Classic Mexican Tortilla Soup via Blogging Over Thyme


4.  Posole: Pork and Hominy Soup via The Noshery


5. Mexican Fiesta Soup with Roasted Tomatillo and Cilantro Pesto via Martha Stewart


6. Caldillo: Mexican Green Chilli Steak Soup via Boulder Locavore




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