Creamy Tomato Soup with Roasted Red Peppers
Recipe Type: Main
Serves: 2 servings
Smooth tomato soup gets a rich addition of roasted red peppers and holds its place as a weeknight recipe that takes little time to create.
  • 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
  • ½ cup onion, roughly chopped
  • 2 garlic cloves, roughly chopped
  • ½ cup roasted red peppers, roughly sliced
  • 1 can (14.5 ounce) fire roasted tomatoes
  • ½ cup chicken broth
  • ¼ cup heavy cream
  • ⅛ teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • ⅛ teaspoon dried oregano
  • ¼ teaspoon fresh parsley, chopped
  • ⅛ teaspoon pepper
  • pinch of salt
  • crumbled feta cheese, if desired
  • croutons, if desired
  • extra parsley for garnish, if desired
  1. Add olive oil and onions to a large pot. Cook for 2 minutes.
  2. Add in garlic and cook for 1 minute.
  3. Stir in red peppers, roasted tomatoes and chicken broth. Bring to a simmer and cook for 10-15 minutes. Take off of the heat and allow to cool slightly.
  4. Place in a blender and pulse until smooth and creamy. About 30 seconds.
  5. Add the soup back to the pot along with heavy cream, red pepper flakes, oregano, parsley, pepper and salt. Warm up the soup on low if needed and serve immediately.
  6. Top with feta cheese, croutons and parsley if desired.
Recipe by Honest Cooking at