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A white bowl filled with Paleo Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup sits on a wooden backdrop with a blue towel beside the bowl. The Whole30 Chicken Tortilla-Less Soup is garnished with cilantro leaves and two slices of avocado.

Paleo Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup

This Paleo/Whole 30 Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup is so simple and delicious - perfect for any dinner meal and makes a great on-the-go lunch! This Paleo Chicken Tortilla Soup is also dairy-free and gluten-free! 

Course Soup
Cuisine Mexican
Keyword Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup, Crockpot Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup, Dairy Free Chicken Tortilla Soup, Gluten Free Chicken Tortilla Soup, Paleo Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup, Paleo Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla-Less Soup, Slow Cooker Gluten Free Chicken Tortilla Soup, Whole 30 Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla-Less Soup, Whole30 Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 4 hours
Total Time 4 hours 10 minutes
Servings 6 cups
Calories 243 kcal
Author Amy - The Speedy Spatula

Ingredients

  • 2 boneless skinless chicken breasts
  • 2 cups chicken broth
  • 10 oz diced tomatoes with green chilies mild, medium, or hot (with liquid)
  • 1/2 large yellow onion diced
  • 2 tbsp fresh minced garlic
  • 1 yellow or orange bell pepper seeded and diced
  • 1 juice of 1 lime or 1/8 cup lime juice
  • 5 stems fresh cilantro chopped (leaves and softer stems only)
  • 1 tbsp ghee
  • 1/4 tsp ground oregano
  • 1/4 tsp ground black pepper
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1 tsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp cumin
  • 1/2 tsp pink Himalayan salt
  • 1 1/2 tsp Tajin
  • 13.5 oz canned coconut milk full fat

Instructions

  1. Add first 16 ingredients to a 4 quart or larger slow cooker and place the lid on. 

  2. Cook on high 5 hours or low 7 hours.

  3. Once cooked, remove the lid and turn the heat off.

  4. Remove the chicken, shred between two forks and stir back in.

  5. Add in the can of coconut milk and stir well to combine.

  6. Serve with sliced avocado on top or sliced jalapeno peppers and enjoy! 

Recipe Notes

This Paleo Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup makes an absolutely delicious meal for leftover lunches! 

Store in an airtight container and take it to work with you for a fast, healthy, and delicious lunch meal that will keep you full for hours.

Can also be frozen in an air-tight container to enjoy later!