LOCAL FOOTBALL SCORING UPDATES PRESENTED BY THE HUNGRY HOBO:

Tomato Soup with Corn -- Quad-Cities Online Recipe Book
Search Recipes

Submit a recipe
 

Soups:

Tomato Soup with Corn

Comment on this recipe

Beautifully colorful!

Ingredients

1 medium onion, chopped
2 cloves garlic, chopped
1 medium celery stalk, chopped
1/2 teaspoon red pepper flakes
2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
4 large ears fresh white or yellow corn, cut from cob or use unsalted frozen corn
4 large tomatoes, cut into bite-size chunks
3/4 cup water
1 teaspoon chopped cilantro or coriander

Instructions

Saute onion, garlic, celery and red pepper flakes together in the oil. Add the corn, tomatoes and water, then bring to a boil. Simmer for approximately 1/2 hour. Puree the mixture in the blender or food processor. Serve with chopped cilantro (coriander) on top.

Kay Schriefer
Moline



Local events heading








  Today is Sunday, Sept. 21, the 264th day of 2014. There are 101 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: We hear that Col. Reynolds has employed C.D. Merrill to drill for water to supply the Rock Island Barracks.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Billy Catton, famous billard player, returned to Rock Island with a view to making this city his home in the future.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The belief is growing that a great decisive battle of the World War was being fought at Verdun, a strong fortress of France on the Meuse near the French frontier, according to a London dispatch.
1939 -- 75 years ago: William Stremmel, 91, Rock Island's last Civil War veteran, died.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Workmen of the Midwest Wrecking Co., Clinton, have begun razing the historic old office building of Deere & Co., 1325 3rd Ave., Moline. The site will be used by the Deere Plow Works for its shipping and receiving department.
1989 -- 25 years ago: East Moline developer Jim Massa says the financial package for the proposed $34.5 million Quad City International Motor Speedway is down to making sure "all the i's are dotted and t's are crossed. Finalizing this will give the green light to see if NASCAR and CART, the auto racing sanctioning bodies, approve race dates.






(More History)