Creamy Tomato Tortellini Soup
Creamy Tomato Tortellini Soup – A Comforting Delight
There’s something truly comforting about a bowl of creamy tomato tortellini soup. It’s a dish that warms the soul and delights the taste buds, making it a perfect choice for a cozy family dinner or a chilly winter evening. This recipe takes a classic tomato soup to the next level by adding tender cheese-filled tortellini and a creamy twist that will have everyone coming back for seconds.
- 1 pound of cheese tortellini
- 1 tablespoon olive oil
- 1 onion, finely chopped
- 3 cloves of garlic, minced
- 1 can (28 ounces) of crushed tomatoes
- 4 cups of vegetable broth
- 1 cup of heavy cream
- 1 teaspoon dried basil
- Salt and pepper to taste
- Fresh basil leaves and grated Parmesan cheese for garnish
- Start by heating the olive oil in a large pot over medium heat.
- Add the chopped onion and garlic, sautéing until they become fragrant and translucent.
- Pour in the crushed tomatoes and vegetable broth, stirring to combine.
- Bring the mixture to a gentle boil, then reduce the heat and simmer for about 15 minutes.
- Stir in the heavy cream and dried basil, letting the soup simmer for an additional 10 minutes.
- Cook the cheese tortellini separately according to the package instructions, then drain and add them to the soup.
- Season with salt and pepper to taste, allowing the flavors to meld for a few more minutes.
- Serve hot, garnished with fresh basil leaves and a sprinkle of grated Parmesan cheese.
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 30 minutes
Yields: 4 servings
Creamy Tomato Tortellini Soup is a heartwarming, creamy tomato-based soup with tender cheese tortellini that’s perfect for cold evenings.
Nutritional information per serving: Calories 420 | Fat 22g | Carbohydrates 45g | Protein 10g
Creamy Tomato Tortellini Soup – A Culinary Hug
In the world of comforting soups, Creamy Tomato Tortellini Soup stands out as a culinary hug in a bowl. The rich and velvety tomato base, combined with the delightful pockets of cheese-filled tortellini, creates a harmony of flavors that will transport you to a cozy Italian kitchen.
Whether you’re sharing this soup with loved ones or savoring it on your own, each spoonful is a reminder of the simple joys of home-cooked meals. So, the next time you’re yearning for comfort food, whip up a batch of Creamy Tomato Tortellini Soup, and let its warmth and flavor embrace your senses.