Creamy Tomato Tortellini Soup



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.

Ingredients

  • 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

Instructions

  1. Start by heating the olive oil in a large pot over medium heat.
  2. Add the chopped onion and garlic, sautéing until they become fragrant and translucent.
  3. Pour in the crushed tomatoes and vegetable broth, stirring to combine.
  4. Bring the mixture to a gentle boil, then reduce the heat and simmer for about 15 minutes.
  5. Stir in the heavy cream and dried basil, letting the soup simmer for an additional 10 minutes.
  6. Cook the cheese tortellini separately according to the package instructions, then drain and add them to the soup.
  7. Season with salt and pepper to taste, allowing the flavors to meld for a few more minutes.
  8. 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.