Hatch Green Chile and Potato Soup

2 potatoes, peeled, rinsed and cubed
1 cup Hatch Chile Verde
1/2 cup quinoa
6 garlic cloves, minced
2 Tbsp. butter
1/2 white onion, diced
1/2 tsp. ground cumin
1/4 tsp. cumin seed
1/4 tsp. Mexican oregano
8 cups vegetable stock
salt and pepper to taste
crumbled queso fresco

In a large pot, heat butter over medium heat
Add onion, cook until softened, add garlic and cook another minute
Add ground cumin, cumin seed and oregano. Cook 1 minute
Stir in vegetable stock, green chile, potatoes and quinoa and cook 2 minutes.
Bring to a boil, reduce to a simmer. Cover and cook 25 minutes
Add salt and pepper to taste. Turn off heat and let sit 10 minutes
Garnish with queso fresco and serve

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