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Serve up this warm and comforting tomato soup with a cheesy crouton for a perfect meal.
Heat broiler. Place baguette slices onto ungreased baking sheet. Broil 4-6 inches from heat, turning once, 2-4 minutes or until lightly browned; set aside.
Combine chicken broth, tomatoes, pasta sauce, salt and sugar in 4-quart saucepan. Cook over high heat, stirring occasionally, until mixture comes to a boil.
Reduce heat to low. Add half & half and basil. Cook until heated through. (Do not boil.)
Ladle soup into oven-proof bowls. Top each bowl with 1 slice toasted baguette and 1 slice cheese. Broil, 4-6 inches from heat, 1-2 minutes or until cheese is melted and golden brown. Serve immediately.
Dietary Fiber: 6g
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