10 Minute Tomato Soup
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 10 min.
Makes3-4 servings (1 quart)
- 2 cups crushed canned tomatoes
- 1/2 teaspoon baking soda
- 2 cups milk
- 2 tablespoons butter
- In a large heavy saucepan, cook tomatoes over medium heat; bring to a boil. Remove from heat; add remaining ingredients. Return to heat and cook and stir over medium heat until butter is melted and soup is heated through.
Nutrition Facts1 cup: 141 calories, 10g fat (6g saturated fat), 32mg cholesterol, 342mg sodium, 9g carbohydrate (6g sugars, 1g fiber), 5g protein.
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Jan 4, 2013
Very similar to my own recipe except always add basil, fresh or dried, to taste. Makes all the difference in the world. I also put finely chopped onion in as I cook the tomatos.
Jan 9, 2011
This is PERFECT for gluten free users who cannot enjoy many store bought soups. it is easy and creamy. I especially like it when using in casseroles.
Sep 30, 2010
This is very similar to the tomato soup that my grandmother made. She always said that the baking soda was so the milk would not curdle. I think she only used a pinch.
Dec 22, 2009
Before I threw out the batch, I realized it needed sugar. I found that 3 Tbls. worked. Start at 2 Tbls. and keep adding till you find what works for you. Also, if there are seeds, you'll want to strain the soup. It tastes MUCH better with the sugar.
Dec 21, 2009
I did not care for this recipe at all. I found it to be very bland. I added salt, but it just didn't taste right. Sorry to say, the entire batch is getting thrown out.
Jul 25, 2009
I assume the baking soda is to balance the acidity of the tomatoes..
Sep 29, 2008
the baking soda is turning me off a bit. Why is it used?
Dec 10, 2007