This recipe was one of the most popular menu items from a restaurant that used to be in a town I lived in.  I was fortunate to get the recipe before the place was sold and the menu changed.


2 Medium Chopped Yellow Onions

¼ lb of Butter

2 #10 Cans of Pieced Tomatoes (Look for low sugar)

2 tsp Basil

2 tsp Keto approved Brown Sugar Substitute. (Lankanto Golden)  Or Make Your Own

½ tsp Salt

1 tsp White Pepper

4 pints Heavy Whipping Cream

½ cup Cognac or Brandy


Saute Onion, Basil and Butter in Soup Pot until Onions are Browned

Add Tomatoes, Sukrin Gold, Salt and Pepper

Simmer 20 Minutes on Medium Heat, Stirring Occasionally

Let Cool or Chill in Refridgerator

Add Cream and Cognac

Heat Soup Carefully – Do Not Boil