2 cups yellow onion
1 lb yellow or green tomatoes, seeded and chopped
1 lb red tomatoes, seeded and chopped
3 Tbsp.  garlic minced 2 Tbsp.  canola oil 3 cups chicken or veggie stock
1 lb. tomatillo, husked and chopped
½ cup creme fraiche (or vegan alternative)
1 bunch basil julienne

In one saute pan combine onion, oil  and garlic and cook over low heat until onions are translucent. Remove 2/3’s onion mixture from pan and split into 2 pans. Add one color of tomato to each of the three pots. Add 1 cup stock and ½ cup of water to each pot and simmer until tender. Puree, until smooth, all 3 separately beginning with tomatillo- pour into separate containers. (no need to wash workbowl between colors). Chill. Pour into soup bowl simultaneously (a third hand is crucial). Garnish with creme fraiche,  additional chopped tomato, salsa, fresh corn, roasted peppers, etc., and serve.

Café Cuvee, San Francisco