Pink Starful Soup
From: Lily, St-Timothee, Quebec, Canada
Comments: Very different, this soup will only get you compliments!
It is very important to follow the preparation step by step.
Servings: 6
IngredientsPreparation
  • 2 tablespoons [30 g] butter
  • 1/2 cup [125 mL] chopped onion
  • 1 [28-ounce / 796-mL] can tomatoes with juice
  • 2 cups [500 mL] chicken broth
  • 1 teaspoon [5 mL] basil
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 1/3 cup [80 mL] star noodles
  • 1/2 teaspoon [2.5 mL] baking soda
White Sauce
  • 2 tablespoons [30 g] butter
  • 2 tablespoons [17.5 g] flour
  • 2 cups [500 mL] warm milk
  • Into a casserole, brown chopped onion into melted butter for 2 to 3 minutes.
  • Meanwhile, puree tomatoes into a food processor.
  • Mix pureed tomatoes, chicken broth, basil, salt and pepper with golden chopped onion.
  • Simmer for 5 minutes, then stir in star noodles.
  • Simmer for 5 minutes more.
  • Meanwhile, melt white sauce butter into a casserole before stirring in flour.
  • Pour in warm milk.
  • Cook for 4 to 5 minutes, until thickened.
  • Stir baking soda into tomato mixture; skim mixture.
  • Mix in white sauce, and serve.