13 April, 2020
Tomato Basil Orzo Soup
Posted in : SOUPS
by : Admin
Savory, light and healthy tomato basil soup with orzo pasta – ready in 30 minutes!
2 tablespoons butter
1 tablespoon minced garlic
1/4 cup packed basil leaves, finely chopped
2 30-ounce cans tomato sauce
2 cups chicken broth OR vegetable broth
2 cups heavy cream OR fat free half and half
2 cups cooked orzo pasta
salt and pepper to taste
In a large pot melt butter over medium heat. Add garlic and basil and saute til fragrant.
Add tomato sauce, broth, and milk. Bring to a boil, then reduce to a simmer and allow to cook for about 10 minutes.
Stir in orzo and salt and pepper to taste. Garnish with additional basil if desired and serve.