Not Your Usual Broccoli Cheese Soup Recipe

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Not your Usual Broccoli Cheese Soup

Melanie B62

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@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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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

Step-By-Step

1In a large sauce pan cook broccoli and onion in the water and bouillon cubes. Boil until tender but not mushy. Do not drain!

2While 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.

3When 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