Green Tomato Soup With Country Ham

Total Time
45mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 35 mins

A fabulous soup to use up those tomatoes. Freezes well. Serve with fresh cornbread as the perfect compliment to this flavorful soup.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat butter in a medium saucepan over medium-low heat; add ham, onion, and garlic. Sauté, stirring, until onion is tender. Add chicken broth, chopped green and red tomatoes, and minced jalapeno pepper. Bring to a boil; reduce heat and simmer for about 30 minutes.
  2. Working in batches, pulse in a blender or food processor until almost smooth. Pour back into the saucepan and add celery salt. Bring to a boil, reduce heat, and simmer, uncovered, for 5 minutes. Taste and add salt and pepper and Tabasco sauce, as desired.
Most Helpful

I omitted the ham, used green tomatoes with the skin, and didn't puree the soup in a blender and it was still quite tasty. The final product is tart which I like. A great low calorie diet meal.