Uncle Bill's Creamy, Savory Tomato Soup

READY IN: 20mins
SERVES: 4
UNITS: US

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DIRECTIONS

  • In a large saucepan, heat olive oil and butter over medium-high heat.
  • Add onion and saute' until translucent, about 2 minutes, stirring often.
  • Add garlic and thyme and saute' for 2 minutes.
  • Add crushed tomatoes, sun-dried tomatoes and balsamic vinegar.
  • Bring to simmer, about 3 minutes, stirring frequently.
  • Reduce to low and stir in baking soda.
  • Add half and half, stir well and bring to a simmer. DO NOT BOIL.
  • Use an immersion blender to puree' soup in the saucepan or puree' soup in batches in a food processor or blender.
  • Season with salt and pepper.
  • Serve hot.