Taco Soup


1 lbs.  Ground beef

1 clove garlic, minced (optional)

onion, chopped

8 oz. can tomato sauce

4 oz. can diced green chilies

15 oz. can chili beans

4.5 oz. can chopped black olives

15 oz. can corn (or extra sweet frozen corn thawed)

14.5 oz. can diced tomatoes

1 pkg. Taco seasoning

3 c. chicken broth


Brown meat.  Add remaining ingredients and simmer at least 30 minutes.  Serve with toppings and warm cornbread or tortillas.



Crushed tortilla chips

Shredded cheese

Sour Cream


Chopped green onion

Shredded lettuce