Easy Delicious Tomato Soup
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Serves: 4
 
Quick and easy way to make delicious home made tomato soup that greatly outshines the canned stuff!
Ingredients
  • 1 (14.5 oz) can diced tomatoes
  • 1 (14.5 oz) can of garlic/basil/oregano seasoned diced tomatoes
  • chicken broth or mix water & chicken bouillon (enough to fill 2 of the empty diced tomato cans)
  • 6 fresh basil leaves (optional but wonderful)
  • ⅓ cup of heavy whipping cream
Instructions
  1. Pour both cans of diced tomatoes into a medium sized pot. Use the empty can to measure out 2 cans worth of chicken broth and add that to the same pot.
  2. Bring to a boil.
  3. Add basil leaves, lower heat, cover and simmer for 20 minutes.
  4. Remove from heat, blend using a hand blender until smooth.
  5. Slowly add the heavy whipping cream and stir. (Depending on your preference, add more or less to change the creaminess).
Recipe by Cake Student at http://www.cakestudent.com/creamy-tomato-soup/