Creamy Sun-Dried Tomato Soup with Cheese Panini Recipe

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Bobbie Published: March 26, 2021 Modified: June 16, 2021
Creamy Sun-Dried Tomato Soup with Cheese Panini Recipe

How To Make Creamy Sun-Dried Tomato Soup with Cheese Panini

This hearty and creamy Sun-Dried Tomato Soup is a delicious one to have, especially as it’s served with tasty and gooey cheese panini!

Preparation: 11 minutes
Cooking: 24 minutes
Total: 35 minutes



  • 1tbspunsalted butter
  • 1tbspextra virgin olive oil
  • 1onion
  • 1clovegarlic
  • ½cupsun-dried tomatoes,oil-packed
  • 1tomato
  • 3cupschicken stock,or low sodium broth
  • 2sprigsthyme
  • salt and freshly ground pepper
  • ¼cupheavy cream
  • 4ciabatta rolls
  • ½lbItalian fontina cheese


  1. In a large saucepan, melt the butter in olive oil.

  2. Add the onion and garlic and cook over moderately high heat, for about 4 minutes, stirring until softened.

  3. Add the sun-dried tomatoes, diced tomato, stock, and thyme.

  4. Season with salt and pepper. Bring to a boil.

  5. Cover and simmer over low heat for 20 minutes until the vegetables are very soft.

  6. Discard the thyme sprigs.

  7. Preheat a panini press.

  8. Transfer the soup to a blender, add the cream, and puree until smooth.

  9. Return the soup to the saucepan and season with salt and pepper.

  10. Keep the sun-dried tomato soup warm over moderate heat.

  11. Fill the ciabatta rolls with the sliced cheese, and press until the bread is crispy and the cheese is melted.

  12. Serve the soup with the cheese panini on the side.


  • Calories: 758.51kcal
  • Fat: 31.94g
  • Saturated Fat: 17.25g
  • Trans Fat: 0.12g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 10.83g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 2.12g
  • Carbohydrates: 72.74g
  • Fiber: 6.95g
  • Sugar: 13.47g
  • Protein: 30.51g
  • Cholesterol: 99.18mg
  • Sodium: 1271.03mg
  • Calcium: 359.03mg
  • Potassium: 617.62mg
  • Iron: 1.70mg
  • Vitamin A: 255.03µg
  • Vitamin C: 12.26mg
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