Latin Dishes

Egg and Cheese Soup

Prep Time: 10 MIN  |  Cook Time: 30 MIN  |  Servings:  |  Calories:
EggCheeseSoup
Prep Time
10 MIN
Cook Time
30 MIN

<p>A&nbsp; soothing weeknight soup simply made with vegetables, poached eggs and gooey Sargento® Sharp Cheddar-Jack cheese. Serve with a squeeze of lime.</p>

Directions
  1. Heat olive oil in a medium sauce pan over medium high heat. Add onion, garlic and scallions. Cook stirring constantly until softened and  translucent (approximately 4 minutes.) Add tomatoes, achiote, paprika, salt and cilantro stems; stir and continue cooking until fragrant, about 1 minute.
  2. Pour in stock and bring to a simmer over medium heat. Right before serving, add the eggs, one by one, to poach and cook 5 to 6 minutes, stirring now and then so that the eggs set evenly.
  3. Right before serving, remove the cilantro stems and discard. Divide bread and cheese between the bowls. Ladle hot soup into each bowl, making sure each serving gets an egg.
  4. Drizzle with olive oil to taste and garnish with reserved cilantro leaves and enjoy.