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Green chicken chili recipe

Green Chicken Chili

A mouth-watering delicious green chicken chili that is simple to make with healthy ingredients.  This easy chili recipe comes together in less than 30 minutes and is the perfect soup recipe to warm you up on a cold day.
Course Soup
Cuisine American
Keyword Green Chicken Chili, Soup
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 6 servings


  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 2 garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 9 oz. can diced green chilis
  • 2 jalapeños, seeded and minced
  • 1 Tbsp. cumin
  • 1 tsp. oregano
  • 1/4 tsp. cayenne pepper
  • 2 cans BUSH’S Mild Pinto Chili Beans (with juice)
  • 1 can white beans, rinsed
  • 3 cups chicken, cooked and shredded
  • 1 carton chicken broth
  • salt and pepper, to taste


  • Sautee the onions in olive oil in the bottom of a large pot for about 2 minutes.  Add the garlic, green chilis, jalapenos, cumin, oregano, and cayenne pepper and sautee for a few minutes.
  • Optional: Remove the ingredients and blend in a blender or food processor until smooth.  Add back to pot.
  • Add the two cans of BUSH’S Mild Pinto Chili Beans (with their juice) and rinsed white beans to the pot.  Add the cooked chicken and chicken broth, stir, then simmer for 20 minutes on low heat.
  • Remove soup from heat and serve with chips, lime wedges, cilantro, avocado or guacamole, shredded cheese, and salsa for a delicious, hearty meal.