Easy Albondigas Soup Recipe

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Classic Mexican soup made with beef and rice meatballs, carrots, potatoes, and zucchini in a rich tomato broth. Packed with flavor, this simple Mexican Meatball Soup recipe will quickly become a family favorite. Truly a fantastic dish that the whole family would love!

Albondigas soup is a traditional Mexican Soup and albondigas simply means meatballs. In Mexico albondigas are usually served in a light broth with all sort of vegetables.

Easy Albondigas Soup Recipe

Easy Albondigas Soup Recipe

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Classic Mexican soup made with beef and rice meatballs, carrots, potatoes, and zucchini in a rich tomato broth. Packed with flavor, this simple Mexican Meatball Soup recipe will quickly become a family favorite. Truly a fantastic dish that the whole family would love!

Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 25 minutes
Total Time 45 minutes

Ingredients

Albondigas (Meatballs):

  • 1 pound lean ground beef
  • 1 large egg
  • ½ cup white onion finely diced
  • ¼ cup long grain white rice
  • 3 garlic cloves finely minced
  • 2 teaspoons salt plus more to taste
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon garlic powder
  • ½ teaspoon ground black pepper
  • ½ teaspoon dried oregano

Soup:

  • 48 ounces low-sodium chicken broth
  • 15 ounce can crushed tomatoes undrained
  • 3 large carrots peeled and chopped into 1-inch pieces
  • 3-4 large russet potatoes about 1 pound, peeled and chopped into 1-inch pieces
  • 2 zucchini squash about 12 ounces once chopped, cut into 1-inch pieces
  • Optional: freshly chopped cilantro and lime wedges
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