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mediterranean tomato basil bisque

★★★★★ 14
a recipe by
Debbie Thurmond
Shreveport, LA

I am not too much of a tomato soup fan, but I just love this wonderful soup. It not only tastes good, but it also makes a beautiful presentation. Simply add some crunchy garlic breadsticks and you have a special meal in a hurry.

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We'd say this is more of a tomato soup than a bisque but it's delicious. It's so easy to make without any real prep work. Buttermilk adds a wonderfully rich flavor and texture to the tomato soup. Perfect if you are feeling under the weather or just want to sit on your couch with a cozy blanket. Bring on the grilled cheese!

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★★★★★ 14
cook time 10 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For mediterranean tomato basil bisque

  • 2 can
    tomato soup, undiluted (10.75 oz each)
  • 1 can
    petite diced tomatoes, I use flavored tomatoes, either with Italian seasonings or onion & garlic (14.5 oz.)
  • 2 1/2 c
  • 2 Tbsp
    chopped fresh basil
  • 1/4 tsp
    fresh ground pepper
  • shredded fresh basil for garnish

How To Make mediterranean tomato basil bisque

  • Tomato soup ingredients simmering in a saucepan.
    Cook the first five ingredients in a 3-quart saucepan over medium heat, stirring constantly for 6-10 minutes until thoroughly heated.
  • Garnishing the Mediterannean Tomato Basil Bisque.
    Remove from heat and serve in a mug or bowl. Garnish with shredded fresh basil if desired. Serve piping hot with breadsticks, garlic bread, or croutons.