Fresh from Garden Tomato Basil Soup
This time of the year gardens are bursting with fresh tomatoes and basil and is the perfect time of the year to make Homemade Tomato Basil Soup. Even if it’s still too hot outside to enjoy soup, fresh tomatoes from the garden make this soup a must no matter what the temperature is outside.
- 2 cups fresh diced tomatoes
- 4 cups tomato juice
- 1/2 cup chopped fresh basil
- 1 cup whipping cream
- 1/2 stick butter
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- 1/2 cup sour cream.
- Combine diced tomatoes and juice in 2 quart sauce pan and simmer for 30 minutes.
- Puree juice mix with chopped basil leaves in blender on low speed.
- Return to sauce pan and add whipping cream butter, salt and pepper.
- Heat on medium stirring thoroughly until butter melts.
- Top with tablespoon of sour cream right before serving.
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I had no idea it would be so easy to make! Can’t wait to try it
This looks amazing! I am going to make it for lunch today…thanks for sharing!
Looks delicious! It must be wonderful with homegrown tomatoes!
This soup sounds delicious and I am glad you are enjoying your tomatoes. I am looking forward to spring and getting our tomato plants in the ground. Thanks for sharing this great recipe with us at Good Morning Mondays. Blessings
Mmmm… this sounds delicious! I have made a similar tomato soup and I love it so I know I would enjoy this one as well.
Thank you so much for sharing with Roses of Inspiration. I hope you’re able to join us this week. Hugs!
I love tomato basil soup. I will have to try making it. What a concept! Wish me luck!
Tomato Basil is my daughters fave. Pinned and already looking forward to making it. Found this on the Homestead Hop. Thanks for sharing!
This looks so delicious!
Tomato Basil Soup is one of my favorite comfort foods! As for restaurants, Panera makes my favorite! 🙂
Hmm, I think I may have that for dinner tonight. 🙂
Thanks for sharing!
Tracy, this looks delicious! I love soups and it’s nearly soup season! What a perfect time to share this recipe. Thanks for sharing, I’m visiting you today from Friday At The Fire Station Linkup!
I pinned your delicious homemade tomato basil soup, one of my favorite soups! I really appreciate you sharing with us at Full Plate Thursday and hope you are having a safe and enjoyable weekend.
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I LOVE tomato soup, but have never made it myself. This sounds really good (and really easy – always a plus!). Thanks for sharing this!
I have yet to make my own soup, I think this fall I will try htis recipe and share it with family and our favorite grilled cheese sandwich next to it
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