Cooking For Kids: Magic Tomato Soup Recipe (Video)

03/03/2014 17:06 | Updated 20 May 2015

Fiona Faulkner Cooking for kids Magic tomato soup

Magic tomato soup by ,

This creamy tomato and red pepper soup is great for a lunch time treat.

Kids' food expert Fiona Faulkner has spent years studying how and why children eat (and won't eat) certain foods. In the third video from her Cooking for Kids series, Fiona shares another easy-to-make recipe from her book, 25 Foods Kids Hate (And How To Get Them Eating 24).

This creamy soup also works well as a tasty pasta sauce. What's magic about it? Well even kids who recoil in horror whenever a round red vegetable is placed on their plate will enjoy this dish (just keep quiet about the ingredients)!

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Cook Time: 15 minutes

Serves: 4


2 tbsp olive oil

1 onion, chopped

1 red pepper, chopped

1 garlic clove, chopped

2 tbsp tomato purée

800g chopped tomatoes

2 tsp red pesto

1 tbsp sugar

1 tsp salt

1/4 tsp bicarbonate of soda

200ml semi skimmed milk

100ml single cream


Click play on the video above to see how you can make this simple, vegetable soup.

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