The Pioneer Woman Tasty Kitchen
Avatar Image

Healthy Tomato Basil Bisque

5.00 Mitt(s) 1 Rating(s)1 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 5

Prep:

Cook:

Level: Easy

System:

6
x

Print Options

Page size Letter 3x5 4x6
Text Size Small Medium Large
Content Include description
Include prep time, etc.
Show image

Description

Now you can have two bowls …

Ingredients

  • 2 Tablespoons Butter
  • 1 whole Onion, Chopped
  • 5 cloves Garic, Minced
  • 28 ounces, weight Canned Crushed Tomatoes
  • 1 Tablespoon Tomato Paste
  • 1 bunch Fresh Basil Leaves
  • 32 ounces, fluid Chicken Stock
  • 15 ounces, weight Canned Cannellini Beans, Drained
  • ¼ teaspoons Crushed Red Pepper
  • Salt And Pepper
  • ¼ cups Heavy Cream (optional)

Preparation

Place the butter, onions and garlic in a large sauce pot over medium-low heat. Saute for 5-8 minutes to soften. Stir occasionally.

Then add the tomatoes, tomato paste, basil leaves, chicken stock, beans, and crushed red pepper. Turn the heat up to medium-high and simmer for 20 minutes, stir occasionally.

Turn off the heat. Using an immersion blender, puree the the soup until completely smooth. Taste and salt and pepper as needed.

Then add the cream if desired and stir to combine.

Serve as is, or pour through a sieve for an even finer creamy texture.

No Comments

You must be logged in to post a comment.

One Review

You must be logged in to post a review.

Avatar of Liz

Liz on 1.24.2013

YUM!! This soup is delicious and easy to make. I’d definitely recommend an immersion blender rather than a standard blender, but I made do with what I had. I didn’t add any heavy cream because I liked the consistency without it. Next time I may add just a little less red pepper. This will definitely become a regular in our house!

Related Recipes

Sweet Potato & Pumpkin Soup
Avatar Image by Homemade-with love in Soups
A hint of curry and a spicy chorizo garnish take this...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 4 Level: Easy


Creamy Cauliflower and Cheddar Soup
Avatar Image by Susan | Simple Healthy Kitchen in Soups
This soup is so creamy. However there is no cream in...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 6 Level: Easy


Chicken Pot Pie Soup
Avatar Image by Dax Phillips in Soups
A twist on classic chicken pot pie, turned into a soup....
5.00 Mitt(s) 1 Rating(s)1 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 12 Level: Easy


Quick & Easy Creamy Corn Chowder
Avatar Image by C. L. ( Cheryl ) "Cheffie Cooks" Wiser in Soups
Fast and delicious lunch option for the cool months ahead! Creamy...
0.00 Mitt(s) 0 Rating(s)0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 6 Level: Easy


White Bean, Chicken and Corn Chowder
Avatar Image by Justine Sulia (Cooking and Beer) in Soups
This white bean, chicken and corn chowder is loaded with deliciousness...
5.00 Mitt(s) 1 Rating(s)1 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 51 vote, average: 5.00 out of 5

Prep: Cook:

Serves: 10 Level: Easy