Tomato Basil Soup
CATEGORIES
INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 30 minutes
  • Servings: 4
  • Preparation Time: 15 minutes
  • 1 large mild onion, chopped
  • 1/4 cup butter
  • 1 1/2 lb. ripe tomatoes,chopped
  • 2 1/2 cups chicken broth
  • 3 Tbl. fresh basil chopped
  • fresh black pepper to taste
DIRECTIONS
  1. Saute onion in butter until soft.
  2. Add tomatoes and continue cooking for a minute.
  3. Pour in chicken broth and bring to a boil.
  4. Lower heat to simmer for 20 minutes.
  5. Add chopped basil.
  6. Pour mixture in small batches into a blender or food processor.
  7. Process until you get the cinsistency of your choice.
  8. I like mine a little chunky.
  9. Return blended tomato mixture to pot and heat until warmed.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
Great dish for extra summer tomatoes. The source is unknown.