Creamy Basil Tomato Soup

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Tomato soup with half and half add to create a nice creaminess to it. Plus some basil added for flavor and red pepper flakes added for a touch of spice.

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2 tablespoons unsalted butter
1 medium onion, diced
2 medium carrots, peeled and diced
3 cloves garlic, chopped
28 ounces crushed tomatoes
3 cups low sodium chicken stock
3 rounded tablespoon chopped fresh basil
1 tablespoon Italian seasoning
1 bay leaf
3 tablespoons granulated sugar
1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes
black pepper, to taste
1 cup half and half
In a large stockpot melt the butter over medium heat. Once the butter has melted add in the onion and carrots. Cook until softened, about 4-5 minutes. Add in the garlic and cook for an additional 2 minutes,...
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Nutritions

Calories
232

Sodium
4410mg
183% DV

Fat
8g
13% DV

Protein
9g
19% DV

Carbs
30g
10% DV

Fiber
4g
18% DV