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Old-Fashioned Cream of Tomato Soup

Total Time

Prep: 10 min. Cook: 1 hour


8 servings

Updated: Oct. 16, 2022
The tomato soup is an original recipe of my father's that's been a favorite on our menu since the early days. We're always flattered when we receive requests for our tomato soup recipe, and we're proud to share it with others.—Susan Henderson, Missoula, Montana


  • 1 can (28 ounces) diced tomatoes, undrained
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • 1/4 cup butter, cubed
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 tablespoon chopped onion
  • 1/8 teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 cups heavy whipping cream


  1. In a large saucepan, combine the first six ingredients. Cover and simmer for 1 hour.
  2. In the top of a double boiler or metal bowl, heat cream over simmering water; add to tomato mixture just before serving.

Nutrition Facts

3/4 cup: 290 calories, 28g fat (17g saturated fat), 97mg cholesterol, 342mg sodium, 10g carbohydrate (8g sugars, 2g fiber), 2g protein.

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