Heat oil in large saucepan on medium-high heat. Add onions and carrots; cook 5 min. or until carrots are tender, stirring frequently. Add garlic; cook and stir 1 min.
Stir in water, tomato sauce and tomato paste; simmer on medium-low heat 15 min. or until slightly thickened.
Blend soup in small batches in blender until smooth. Return to saucepan. Stir in milk; cook until heated through. Serve topped with cheese.
Serve with a Parmesan grilled cheese sandwich. Just prepare your favorite grilled cheese sandwich as directed, lightly sprinkling outsides of buttered sandwiches with additional Parmesan cheese before cooking.
If you have an immersion blender, use it instead of the blender.
Calories From Fat
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 7g
Saturated Fat 3g
Trans Fat 0g
Total Carbohydrates 18g
Dietary Fiber 4g
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.
10 servings, 1 cup each
* Nutrition information is estimated based on the ingredients and cooking instructions as described in each recipe and is intended to be used for informational purposes only. Please note that nutrition details may vary based on methods of preparation, origin and freshness of ingredients used.