Not Your Usual Broccoli Cheese Soup Recipe

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Not your Usual Broccoli Cheese Soup

Melanie B62

By
@MelanieB62

Usually you think of a thick orange soup with green pieces in it. Try this for a little different twist to an old favorite. We always had this around the holidays.


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Rating:

Serves:

6

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

3 c
water
1 lb
chopped broccoli, fresh or frozen
1 large
onion
4
chicken bouillion cubes

WHITE SAUCE:

1/4 c
butter
2 c
milk, 2% or whole
4-5 Tbsp
flour
1/2 tsp
salt
8 oz
cream cheese,, cubed

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a large sauce pan cook broccoli and onion in the water and bouillon cubes. Boil until tender but not mushy. Do not drain!
2
While the vegetables are cooking melt butter in a medium sauce pan. Stir in flour and salt. Add the milk while whisking. Whisk until smooth. Let it come to a boil continuing to whisk. This will be thick.
3
When vegetables are tender add white sauce directly into vegetables. Stir together. Add the cubed cream cheese. Continue stirring until the cheese is melted. Serve.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cream Soups
Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: American