Recipe: Tomato Cream Soup

Lately my mum and I are slightly obsessed with cooking and especially with trying out new recipes. As a professional food lover, I enjoy every moment of our little journey in the kitchen – and especially when it’s time to eat the creations! One of my favourite recipes so far is this tomato cream soup, which happens to be very easy to prepare. 

Ingredients: 

Olive oil // Basil // Pine nuts // Parmesan cheese // 1 Union // Garlic // Cream // Diced tomato // Cherry tomatoes // Whipped cream // Salt & pepper to taste

1. First of all, you want to mix the pine nuts together with some olive oil. Chop the basil in a few pieces, and mix together with the pine nuts. After you stirred this a little, you want to use a food processor to create your homemade pesto. This will be added to the soup towards the end.

2. Chop the onion and garlic into pieces and fry them very briefly with some olive oil. Once the garlic and onion are slightly gold, add the diced tomatoes. Stir this until the tomatoes are melted. If necessary, you can add some water if this mixture turns out too be too thick. You also want to add your pepper and salt now!

3. Now it’s time to add your cream! 

4. After you added the cream, you can add the cherry tomatoes. We cut them in half, just so we wouldn’t have chunky pieces in our soup. To make them ever softer, you can use a hand blender while cooking the soup.

5. Right before the soup is done, add your homemade pesto and stir it in.

6. You’re supposed to serve the soup with whipped cream on top, but we skipped this part. Somehow we were already very satisfied with the results and were afraid that the whipped cream would be a little too much.. Instead, we served the soup with some delicious bread!

Bon appétit!

Lots of Love,

Savannah

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23 Comments

    • Savannah Giersthove
      March 16, 2014 / 11:32 am

      It's the best soup I've ever had hahahaxoxo Savannah

  1. Daniella C
    March 15, 2014 / 3:34 pm

    love!xxdaniellasimplybeautifulelegant.blogspot.com

  2. MilanoTime
    March 15, 2014 / 4:49 pm

    It looks delicious! yummy yummy!I'd like to try it :)xoxohttp://www.milanotime.net

    • Savannah Giersthove
      March 16, 2014 / 11:32 am

      You should!xoxo Savannah

  3. Marloes | The Style Sandwich
    March 15, 2014 / 4:53 pm

    YUMMY! Dat ziet er zó lekker uit!! x

    • Savannah Giersthove
      March 16, 2014 / 11:33 am

      Dankje! Hahahaxoxo Savannah

  4. Emma Walker
    March 15, 2014 / 6:36 pm

    Love this!
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  5. V A N E S S A
    March 15, 2014 / 7:31 pm

    That looks reaally nice!www.fashionsaveur.blogspot.com

    • Savannah Giersthove
      March 16, 2014 / 11:33 am

      Thank you!! xoxo Savannah

  6. Marta Vanillia
    March 15, 2014 / 10:26 pm

    loveeee this :)vanillia96.blogspot.com

  7. The Adventures of a Shopaholic
    March 16, 2014 / 11:01 am

    It looks so good :)Marianna,THE ADVENTURES OF A SHOPAHOLIC!THE ADVENTURES OF A SHOPAHOLIC ON FACEBOOK

  8. StylebyJules
    March 16, 2014 / 3:10 pm

    Hmm, dat ziet er lekker uit zeg! Nu heb ik trek haha ;)Jules x

    • Savannah Giersthove
      March 17, 2014 / 9:53 am

      Dankjewel! Sorry hahahaxoxo Savannah

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    March 16, 2014 / 4:43 pm

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    • Savannah Giersthove
      March 17, 2014 / 9:53 am

      Thank you so much! It means a lot to me :)xoxo Savannah

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    March 16, 2014 / 4:46 pm

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  11. Dascha Boonstra
    March 16, 2014 / 8:14 pm

    Looks so delicious!!xoxowww.its-dash.com

    • Savannah Giersthove
      March 17, 2014 / 9:54 am

      Thank you!xoxo Savannah

  12. Hannahs Heels
    March 16, 2014 / 8:59 pm

    Img it looks great!! i cant wait to try it tomorrow!Thank you for your lovely comment!Facebook / Instagram /Twitter / Chicisimo / Bloglovin- Hannah's Heels

  13. BeSugarandSpice
    March 16, 2014 / 10:21 pm

    Muy buena receta!!!Besos

    • Savannah Giersthove
      March 17, 2014 / 9:54 am

      Muchas gracias!xoxo Savannah