Everyone knows that Vitamix is the best blender on the market.
It’s durable, easy to use, and can make a variety of dishes from soups to smoothies!
But now Vitamix has gone one step further by creating a Vitamix taco soup recipe made in their machines.
The dish features flavors from all over the world: cumin, coriander, chili powder, onion, garlic tomato sauce, and more. And if you really want to take it up a notch, this dish can be topped with different variations of toppings such as avocado or sour cream!
This flavorful hearty dish is quick and easy for those who are short on time – it will leave your stomach satisfied for hours!
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Vitamix Taco Soup Recipe
- 1-2 tablespoons canola oil
- 2 lbs ground beef or turkey
- 1 onion, diced
- 8 cloves garlic, minced
- 2 teaspoons salt
- 4 tablespoons chili powder
- 2 teaspoons cumin
- 2 teaspoons coriander
- 3 bay leaves
- 3 cups organic chicken broth
- 28 oz. canned tomatoes, undrained
- 15 oz. black beans drained and rinsed
- 15 oz. kidney beans drained and rinsed
- 15 oz. tomato sauce
- 5 oz. salsa verde
- 10 oz. frozen corn kernels
- Sour cream
- Shredded cheese
- Green onions
- Red Onion
- Sliced Jalapenos
- Lime wedges
- Tortilla chips
Instructions For Making Taco Soup In Vitamix Blender
Heat the oil in a pan over medium-high heat.
Add ground beef or turkey, onion, and garlic to a large pot with a tight-fitting lid.
Cook until lightly browned and fragrant, about 5 minutes.
Transfer meat mixture from pan into Vitamix container.
Add all remaining ingredients from the list except for toppings and place the tamper inside the Vitamix machine.
Select Variable 1 setting then press the Start button to begin the program.
In 15 seconds your soup will be hot and ready!
Once you have removed the Vitamix blender pitcher from the base, remove the bay leaves and stir well before serving onto plates or bowls.
Top with desired toppings; serve immediately while still hot (careful to burn yourself on the steam that will escape from the top).
Frequently Asked Questions
How Is This Recipe Good For Me?
This delightful taco soup is full of protein that will keep you feeling fuller for longer!
Can This Soup Be Frozen?
Yes! This dish is freezer-friendly and will taste just as great after thawing it out in a pan over low-medium heat and adding some water to thin it out if necessary.
Can I Use Beef Instead Of Ground Meat For This Recipe?
Yes, you can substitute the ground beef or turkey for 1 lb. chopped-up beef. Simply add it into the Vitamix container with all other ingredients except that only add the bay leaves at the very end before serving. It’s as simple as that!
How Do I Prepare This Soup In A Slow Cooker?
You can cook your taco soup by adding all ingredients minus toppings into a 4-quart slow cooker. Cook on high for 2 hours or low for 5-6 hours. Stir well before serving in bowls or onto plates with desired toppings.
How Do I Prepare This Soup In A Dutch Oven?
You can cook your taco soup by adding all ingredients minus toppings into a large Dutch oven. Cook on low heat for 1 hour or high for 30 minutes stirring every 10-15 minutes. Stir well before serving in bowls or onto plates with desired toppings.
How Do I Prepare This Soup In An Instant Pot?
You can cook your taco soup by adding all ingredients minus toppings into your Instant pot, then cover it and make sure the valve is set to sealing.
Press the’ Manual’ button and use the + – buttons to adjust the time to 8 minutes.
It will take about 15-20 seconds for the cooker to heat up once filled with contents, after which point the countdown timer will begin.
Once finished cooking, use the natural or quick release function.
The soup will be hot (be careful to not burn yourself on the steam that will escape), so stir well before serving in bowls or onto plates with desired toppings.
Are There Any Additional Ingredients I Can Add To This Recipe?
You can swap out some of the meats, beans, and vegetables for Spicy Sausage, shrimp (with corn), or steak (and replace tomatoes with tomato paste). The possibilities are endless!
How Many Quarts Of The Broth Should Be Added To This Recipe?
You will need 3 cups of organic chicken broth (this can also be if you would like it more on the watery side.
What Can I Stir Into My Taco Soup?
You can stir in cilantro, lime juice, ranch dressing mix (onion free), salsa verde, or even corn chips. If you would like some heat added to your taco soup we recommend adding red pepper flakes!
There is no limit when describing how many ingredients can be added-use your imagination and enjoy!
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Vitamix Taco Soup Recipe – Wrap Up
The Vitamix has mastered the art of creating warm soups for those chilly winter days.
Their latest creation is nothing short of perfect: a soup people are going crazy over for its quick and easy preparation and delicious flavors from all over the world – perfect for those who are short on time.
It’s also filled with proteins that will keep you feeling fuller for longer.
Moreover, this recipe can be frozen, making a great meal to have on any busy day. It’s as simple as throwing everything into the Vitamix, turning it on, and then enjoying it!