Roasted Tomato Basil Soup, Barefoot Contessa Recipe

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Submitted by julielashier

Makes 10 servings



A yummy recipe from Barefoot Contessa. A great way to use all those seasonal tomatoes!

Recipe Ingredients for Roasted Tomato Basil Soup, Barefoot Contessa

3 pounds tomatoes, cut in half lengthwise
1/4 cup olive oil
2 tablespoons olive oil
1 tablespoon kosher salt
1 1/2 teaspoons black pepper
2 cups yellow onions, chopped
6 garlic cloves, minced
2 tablespoons unsalted butter
1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
28 ounce canned plum tomatoes, with their juice
4 cups fresh basil leaves, packed
1 teaspoon fresh thyme leaves
1 quart chicken stock or water

Recipe Directions for Roasted Tomato Basil Soup, Barefoot Contessa

  1. Directions

  2. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.

  3. Toss together the tomatoes, 1/4 cup olive oil, salt, and pepper.

  4. Spread the tomatoes in 1 layer on a baking sheet and roast for 45 minutes.

  5. In an 8-quart stockpot over medium heat, saute the onions and garlic with 2 tablespoons of olive oil, the butter, and red pepper flakes for 10 minutes, until the onions start to brown.

  6. Add the canned tomatoes, basil, thyme, and chicken stock.

  7. Add the oven-roasted tomatoes, including the liquid on the baking sheet.

  8. Bring to a boil and simmer uncovered for 40 minutes.

  9. Pass through a food mill fitted with the coarsest blade. Taste for seasonings. Serve hot or cold.

Categories

Tomatoes, Soup, Italian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 360.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
154
Calories from Fat
101
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
11.2g
17%
Saturated Fat
2.7g
13%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
6mg
2%
Sodium
1039mg
43%
Potassium
566mg
16%
Total Carbohydrates
13.0g
4%
Dietary Fiber
3.2g
13%
Sugars
8.1g
Protein
3.2g
Vitamin A 45% Vitamin C 67%
Calcium 6% Iron 8%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B
  Good points
  • Low in cholesterol
  • High in potassium
  • Very high in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • Very high in sodium
  • High in sugar
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