Creamy Asparagus Soup Recipe

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CREAMY ASPARAGUS SOUP

Gloria Gasperson

By
@MsGlo

THIS COMES FROM AND OLD FASHION VEGETABLE GARDEN RECIPE BOOK.


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Serves:

6

Prep:

20 Min

Ingredients

1 lb
fresh asparagus
1 1/2 c
chicken broth
1/4 c
butter or margrine
1/4 c
flour
2 c
milk
salt and pepper

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Break tough ends of asparagus and discard. Cut Asparagus spears in pieces 1-2 long.
Bring chicken broth to a boil and add asparagus.
Cook 6-8 minutes. Process asparagus and broth in blender (or force through a sieve, as it was done in olden days). Melt butter in heavy saucepan. Stir in flour, salt,pepper to make a smooth paste. Add asparagus mixture and milk. Bring to a boil, then lower heat and simmer for 5 minutes,stirring constantly.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Vegetable Soup
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy