Chunky Tomato Basil Soup
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Chunky Tomato Basil Soup

Tomato soup gets a lift from basil in this easy recipe. Use convenient ingredients for a crowd-pleasing, quick tomato basil soup.

The Story Behind the Recipe
8
servings
10 min
PREP TIME
20 min
TOTAL TIME

Ingredients

Soup

2 (14-ounce) cans chicken broth

1 (28-ounce) can diced tomatoes

1 (24- to 26-ounce) jar tomato and basil sauce  

1/2 cup Land O Lakes® Half & Half

Topping

1 cup sour cream

2 tablespoons purchased pesto sauce

 

 *Substitute 1 jar of your favorite tomato-based pasta sauce and 1 teaspoon dried basil leaves.

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Combine chicken broth, diced tomatoes and pasta sauce in 4-quart saucepan. Cook over high heat, stirring occasionally, 5-7 minutes or until mixture comes to a full boil.

  2. STEP 2

    Reduce heat to low; stir in half & half. Continue cooking 2-3 minutes or until heated through. (Do not boil.)

  3. STEP 3

    Combine sour cream and pesto in bowl. To serve, ladle soup into individual serving bowls; top each with 2 tablespoons sour cream mixture.

Nutrition

170Calories
10Fat (mg)
25Cholesterol (mg)
920Sodium (mg)
16Carbohydrates (g)
3Dietary Fiber
5Protein (g)

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  March 08, 2016

Very Chunky!

— says Joe
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  October 08, 2015

I made this soup with one Hatch Green Chile and it was totally awesome. Gave it a little kick and tasted absolutely wonderful!! My wife loved it and we found a new way to serve this delicious soup!!! Thanks for the original recipe.

— says Diego Lopez
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