Creamy Tomato Basil Soup DIY
Creating comfort in a bowl, our Creamy Tomato Basil Soup DIY is a delightful blend of flavors that warms the heart and soul. Whether it’s a chilly winter evening or a cozy family gathering, this soup is a perfect companion.
- 4 large ripe tomatoes, diced
- 1 cup fresh basil leaves
- 1 onion, finely chopped
- 3 cloves garlic, minced
- 4 cups vegetable broth
- 1 cup heavy cream
- 2 tablespoons olive oil
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Heat olive oil in a large pot over medium heat. Add chopped onion and minced garlic. Sauté until translucent and fragrant.
- Add diced tomatoes and cook until they soften and release their juices.
- Tear the fresh basil leaves and add them to the pot. Stir and let the flavors meld for a few minutes.
- Pour in the vegetable broth, and bring the mixture to a gentle simmer. Allow it to cook for about 15 minutes.
- Using an immersion blender, carefully blend the soup until smooth and velvety.
- Return the soup to the pot, and pour in the heavy cream while stirring gently. Let it simmer for an additional 5 minutes.
- Season with salt and pepper according to your taste preferences.
- Serve the creamy tomato basil soup hot, garnished with a sprig of fresh basil.
Prep time: 15 minutes | Cook time: 25 minutes | Total time: 40 minutes
Yields: 6 servings
Indulge in the richness of our Creamy Tomato Basil Soup DIY. This velvety-smooth soup brings together the vibrant flavors of ripe tomatoes, fresh basil, and aromatic herbs. The addition of creamy heavy cream gives it a luscious texture that will delight your palate with every spoonful. Whether enjoyed as a starter or a comforting main course, this soup is a true classic that captures the essence of homemade goodness.
Nutrition per serving: Calories: 220 | Total Fat: 16g | Carbohydrates: 18g | Protein: 4g
A warm bowl of our Creamy Tomato Basil Soup DIY is more than just a dish – it’s a journey through flavors and memories. Each spoonful carries the essence of carefully selected ingredients, lovingly combined to create a symphony of taste. Whether you’re sharing this soup with loved ones or savoring it in solitude, let its warmth wrap around you, providing not just nourishment, but a moment of culinary bliss. Embrace the comfort and enjoy a bowl of this timeless soup, bringing a touch of elegance to your table and joy to your heart.