Augusta's Cold Tomato Soup with Basil Cream

Augusta's Cold Tomato Soup With Basil Cream

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Kitchen Crew

By



Rating:

☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

Ingredients

  • 1/2 c
    basil, fresh chopped
  • 3/4 c
    heavy cream
  • 2 c
    tomatoes, peeled, seeded and chopped
  • 2 c
    chicken stock
  • 2 c
    milk
  • 1 tsp
    honey
  • ·
    "just a pinch" of salt
  • ·
    "just a pinch" of pepper
  • ·
    basil, whole leaves

How to Make Augusta's Cold Tomato Soup with Basil Cream

Step-by-Step

  1. Early in the day, put the chopped basil leaves in a small bowl.
  2. Scald the cream in a small saucepan and pour it over the basil; Let steep 1 hour, then strain the cream and chill deeply.
  3. In a food processor, puree the chopped tomato, stock, milk and honey until very smooth.
  4. Transfer the puree to a bowl, and season with salt and pepper; Chill deeply.
  5. When ready to serve, whip the basil cream.
  6. Ladle the chilled soup into chilled glass cups or stemmed glasses; Dollop each serving with the whipped cream and top with a fresh basil leaf.

Printable Recipe Card

About Augusta's Cold Tomato Soup with Basil Cream

Course/Dish: Cream Soups
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



Leave a Comment

15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes

15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes


The Mediterranean “diet” has been popular for years, but it’s really not a diet. More so, it’s a healthier eating lifestyle that limits processed foods. It gets its name because it includes foods from regions around the Mediterranean Sea, like Greece, Italy, and Spain. Vegetables, whole grains, legumes, fish, and healthy fats (such as olive […]

How To Make Grilled Fruit Skewers

How To Make Grilled Fruit Skewers


Grilled fruit is a delicious summertime treat. After being on the heat, the fruit caramelizes and becomes even sweeter. Don’t have an outside grill? Don’t worry, a grill pan works great too. Fruit is so versatile in its grilling variations, it is fun to experiment and give different versions a try. For this recipe, we […]

13 Different Ways To Grill Chicken

13 Different Ways To Grill Chicken


When asked, “What’s for dinner?” and you answer chicken, you won’t get a sigh from your family if you say grilled chicken. No matter what cut of chicken your family likes, we’ve gathered an assortment of recipes to make all summer long. You’ll find grilled chicken breast, wing, and thigh recipes. Plus, a tasty recipe […]