Easy Roasted Tomato Pesto Bisque

Roasted Tomato Pesto Bisque

  • Author: Kate Morgan Jackson
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 30 minutes
  • Total Time: 45 minutes
  • Yield: 2 1x
  • Category: Lunch
  • Method: Oven Stovetop
  • Cuisine: American
  • Diet: Vegetarian


Meta: This easy recipe for roasted tomato pesto bisque is a richly flavorful comfort food perfect for fall and winter lunches!


  • 6 plum tomatoes, quartered
  • 2 cloves garlic, peeled
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • Salt and pepper
  • ½ cup half and half
  • 1 cup chicken broth
  • ¼ cup pesto


  1. Preheat oven to 425 and line a rimmed baking sheet with nonstick foil, parchment or a silicone mat.
  2. Toss the tomatoes and garlic with olive oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper. Place on the prepared pan in a single layer and roast for 30 minutes.
  3. Transfer the tomatoes and garlic to a blender, add the half and half, chicken broth and pesto and puree.
  4. Pour the soup into a pot and heat over medium until everything is heated through. Ladle into warmed bowls and serve.


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