Mexican spice hearty tomato soup, with crispy nacho dippers. Top with avocado and a squeeze of zesty lemon to give your mouth the fiesta it deserves! 

INGREDIENTS 

  • 1 small brown onion 
  • 1 tbsp extra virgin olive oil + 2 tbsps 
  • 2 garlic cloves, crushed 
  • 2 large peppers, chopped
  • 4 large vine-ripened tomatoes, halved
  • 2 cups vegetable broth or stock 
  • 1 tsp ground cumin 
  • 2 tsp ground paprika 
  • ½ tsp ground chili 

NACHO DIPPERS 

  • Organic corn chips 
  • Cherry tomatoes 
  • Paprika 
  • Organic cheese

TOPPERS

  • 1 avocado 
  • 1 lime 
  • Handful of coriander 

METHOD

  1. Preheat oven to 180°C (350°F)
  2. Place red peppers and tomatoes on oven tray, drizzle with 2 tbsp olive oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper. Bake for 30-40 minutes until very soft. Remove and allow to cool. 
  3. Heat saucepan over medium-high heat, add olive oil and sauté onion until golden brown and softened. Add garlic and sauté until fragrant. 
  4. Add roasted tomatoes, red peppers, stock and spices. Simmer for 10-15 minutes. 
  5. Allow soup to slightly cool, then blend (in blender or food processor) in batches until you have a smooth purée. Taste and add salt and pepper, if needed.
  6. Layer on nachos toppers, & top with diced avocado, lime & fresh coriander.

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