Add a tablespoon or two of butter or vegan butter for even richer flavor. we are just slightly in love with the harry's organic creamy tomato basil soup you buy at costco. This tomato basil soup recipe is PERFECT for summer! Add a sprinkle of parmesan cheese for tangy, cheesy goodness. it was amazing! Tomato Basil Soup Recipe. Serve it hot with fresh garlic bread and Mmmmm… You can make it with store bought tomatoes, or you can use those awesome garden grown tomatoes from the backyard. i found a recipe on the taste of homes website, and oh my. obviously. so my next step was google. How to store homemade tomato basil soup. Soup season is my favorite because soups are my favorite. Method. Keep this tomato basil soup vegan & dairy free by adding creamy regular or light coconut milk. but we didn't have any, and i didn't want to go to costco. Heat a large, heavy-based saucepan over a medium to high heat. While I love the summer months of sandals, and jacket-free bike rides, I love the winter because SOUP! If you’re anything like me, surely you can pull off a few tomato plants with some basil and parsley. When the pan is hot, add the tomatoes and fry for 4-5 minutes, or until they have started to break down. yesterday, because of all the rain, i was craving some.