This dish is perfect for all seasons! When it's too hot outside to warm up the house with the stove and oven, your slow cooker steps in to do all the work. When it's bitterly cold outside, the recipe that follows provides you with a hearty bowl of warm and comforting soup. Best of all, there's no frying or sautéing required beforehand. Just dump all your ingredients in, and then wait for that soup to hit the table.
With this soup you get all the delicious flavor of chicken tacos, but in soup form. Black beans are in there along with corn, taco seasoning and, of course, chicken. This recipe uses chicken thighs, as they tend to stand up a little better to the long cooking times the slow cooker requires. Because it's a soup, toss in whatever you need to use up from your fridge. It's totally adaptable!