Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Tomato - Penne Soup

Hi, Today i made this soup for dinner and we liked it a lot :)  I just made as per my creativity and thats what i liked about it.... 
I forgot to take a pic so not uploading it ...... Do try this and let me know....

4-5 Ripe Tomatoes
1 teaspoon Olive Oil
Mixed Herbs - 1 Pinch
1/2 cup - Penne Pasta
Salt , Pepper, Red Chilly Powder- According to taste
1/2 cup - Green Peas

1. Cut Tomatoes in big pieces and add some water to it. Keep in Microwave for 6-7 mins so they are cooked properly.
2. Simultaneously, boil the pasta in water and keep it aside. Dont throw the water, use it for soup.
3. Once the Tomatoes are cooked, blend them and make a puree.
4. In a container, add 1 teaspoon of Olive Oil. Once heated, add mixed herbs, pasta - remove the water and keep aside; and salt. Saute for sometime.
5. Add Tomato puree and water to this.
6. Add Green peas to this.
7. Add Pepper and Red chilly powder according to your taste. 
8. Boil for 5-10 mins and garnish with coriander and mint leaves. 

When you are on diet and want to have something healthy and filling, go for this :)
Also, this soup can be made as a starter which will fill your stomach.... 

Do try and let me know.
Posted on by Richa Kulkarni | 1 comment