Roasted Red Bell Pepper Soup

READY IN: 50mins
Recipe by grapefruit

Wonderful, hearty soup.

Top Review by Boomette

I used butter. I didn't use the lemon juice. I used half-and-half cream. This is very yummy. Great flavors. Thanks grapefruit :) Made for Healthy tag game

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Broil peppers (with oven door partially open) 5 minutes each side or till blistering. Remove from roasting pan, place in dish, cover with clingfilm and leave ten minutes.
  2. Meanwhile, melt butter or margarine.
  3. Add onions and sauté till soft, but not brown.
  4. Remove skin from peppers, chop coarsely and add to onions. Pour in stock and spices plus a squeeze of lemon.
  5. Simmer 20-30 minutes uncovered.
  6. Remove from heat, allow to cool and then process in batches so that the soup is a little chunky but not puréed.
  7. Before serving, add sour cream or half-and-half and heat through.
  8. Will keep well in fridge 2-3 days. Can also be frozen.

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