This hearty chicken bacon ranch soup is the perfect warm-up on a crisp Fall day. Packed with flavorful ingredients like crisped bacon, homemade ranch seasoning, and diced green chilies, you’ll never dream that it’s low-carb! #lowcarb #Fallrecipes #SoupRecipes
All you have to say is the word “bacon” to get my men running in from their work. But this hearty soup is filled with so much more! It’s a quick recipe that can be thrown together for dinner or lunch because it’s full of enough flavorful goodness to keep them going all day long.
I love to make a pot of this chicken ranch soup in my Lodge dutch oven and leave it on the stove to simmer. Then we can all grab a bowl of hot soup whenever we need to, whether we’re running out the door or just coming home.
Calling All Ranch and Bacon Lovers!
The thing that really gives this soup it’s full flavor is the ranch seasoning. You can easily make this at home with your own ingredients, but I prefer to just walk in my pantry where I always have some Lutz’s Ranch Dressing Mix on hand. It’s so convenient to have ranch seasoning at all times to throw into soups, smother on chicken, or whip up for a salad dressing!
Top your soup with crisped bacon, freshly grated cheese, and any other ingredients you like. Your soup is now ready to warm up family and friends all season long!
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If you love this recipe, you should also check out my Electric Pressure Cooker Potato, Bacon and Corn Chowder.
Or if you’re looking for more Low-Carb options, my Oh-So-Popular Low-Carb Tex Mexican Soup is a MUST TRY! (hint: it looks like queso and tastes like heaven)
Printable Low-Carb Chicken Bacon Ranch Soup Recipe:
Low Carb Chicken Bacon Ranch Soup
- 2-3 strips bacon, cooked and crumbled, fats reserved in sauce pan, bacon set aside
- 1 lb. boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cooked and shredded
- 1-2 tsp. dry ranch dressing mix we love Lutz’s Ranch Dressing from Kansas!
- 16 oz. low fat cream cheese, softened
- 2 cups chicken broth
- 4 oz. can diced green chilies
- 2-3 Tbs. diced pimentos or diced roasted red peppers
- Toppings as desired such as shredded cheese, diced green chilies, sliced olives, salsa, cilantro
Over medium heat, add shredded chicken to bacon fats in saucepan; stir in dry ranch dressing mix.
Add cream cheese to chicken, stirring until cream cheese is warm and combines easily with the chicken; add chicken broth and gently stir until soup is creamy. Fold in green chilies and pimentos.
To serve, top soup with crumbled bacon, cheese, and other toppings as desired. Serve at once.
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