The Combination Of Fire Roasted Tomatoes, Roasted Red Peppers, And Smoked Paprika Kick The Classic Tomato Soup Up A Notch. Serve this Smoky Tomato Soup With A Grilled Cheese Sandwich For The Ultimate Comforting Meal!
4.6 from 10 votes
Prep Time 10mins
Cook Time 20mins
Total Time 30mins
1medium yellow onion,chopped
1carrot,peeled and chopped
28ouncesfire roasted tomatoes with juices
28ounces regular diced tomatoes with juices
12oz jar roasted red peppers, drained and roughly chopped
1 1/2teaspoonssmoked paprika
In a large pot, heat the olive oil over high heat. Add the onion and carrot and sauté until soft and tender, about 5 minutes. Turn the heat to medium heat and stir in the garlic. Add the fire roasted tomatoes, tomatoes, roasted red peppers, vegetable broth, bay leaf, smoked paprika, cayenne pepper, and salt. Stir and let simmer over low for 15 minutes.
Remove the bay leaf and use an immersion blender to blend the soup until smooth or until desired consistency is reached.
Ladle the soup into bowls and serve warm.
If you don’t have an immersion blender, you can carefully transfer the soup to a regular blender and blend, just make sure you let the soup cool to room temperature before blending.