Creamy Tomato Soup

Creamy Tomato Soup

Yield:

7 servings (3/4 cup each)

Recipe from

Hunt's

Ingredients

2 tablespoons Fleischmann's Original Margarine-stick
1/2 cup chopped onion (1 med = about 1/2 cup)
1 can (28 oz each) Hunt's Petite Diced Tomatoes, undrained
1 cup reduced-sodium chicken broth
1 tablespoon Hunt's Tomato Paste
1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
1/2 cup heavy (whipping) cream
Sour cream or thinly sliced fresh basil, optional

Preparation

Hands On: 25 minutes
Total: 25 minutes

1. Melt Fleischmann's in medium saucepan over medium heat. Add onions; cook 2 to 3 minutes, or until onion softens, stirring occasionally.

2. Add undrained tomatoes, broth, tomato paste and salt; mix well. Bring to a boil over medium heat. Reduce heat to low; simmer 5 to 10 minutes, or until slightly thickened, stirring occasionally.

3. Slowly add about 1/2 cup tomato mixture to cream; mix well. Gradually stir cream mixture into saucepan. Remove from heat.

4. Pour into blender or food processor container and work in batches if necessary; cover. Pulse a few times, then blend just until smooth. Garnish each serving with sour cream or basil, if desired.