What’s the difference between creamy tomato soup and tomato bisque?
What is this? Tomato soup is usually made with just vegetable or chicken stock, and it’s a lot more liquid. Tomato bisque, on the other hand, is made with the addition of cream or whole milk, as that is what makes it thicker and creamier so that it can showcase the defining traits of a bisque.
Are you supposed to put milk in tomato soup?
Tips for Making Tomato Soup
Without the added frills is simplicity, perfected. You could splurge and use cream rather than milk, but I find milk makes it lovely and creamy without being rich.