Tomato Soup with Grilled Cheese Croutons
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Tomato Soup with Grilled Cheese Croutons

A lighter version of the classic combination of tomato soup with grilled cheese. Instead of a sandwich, the grilled cheese is in the form of a crisp crouton. A bowlful will warm you up on a chilly day.
  • 10m

    prep time

  • 20m

    Cook Time

  • 184

    Calories

  • 15

    Ingredients

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Ingredients

9

(1 cup)

Servings

Tomato Soup

Grilled Cheese Croutons

Instructions

  • For the Tomato Soup, place crushed tomatoes, stock, roasted red peppers, sugar, basil, garlic powder and onion powder in blender container; cover. Blend on high speed until smooth

  • Pour into large saucepan. Add bay leaf. Bring to boil. Reduce heat to low; simmer 10 to 15 minutes. Add half-and-half and Parmesan cheese; simmer until heated through. Season with pepper. Remove bay leaf before serving

  • Meanwhile, for the Grilled Cheese Croutons, mix mayonnaise and thyme in small bowl until well blended. Spread 1 side of each bread slice with mayonnaise mixture. Prepare 3 cheese sandwiches with mayonnaise side out on the bread.

  • Spray large skillet with no stick cooking spray. Heat on medium heat. Place sandwiches in skillet. Cook 3 minutes per side or until lightly browned. Cool slightly then cut each sandwich into 9 croutons. Top each bowl of soup with 3 croutons.

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