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barb's awesome soup

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Katrina Freed
Newark, DE

If you like broccoli cheese soup you are going to love it... if you like potato soup you are going to love it. With or without the chicken this is a fast easy soup that is hard to beat!

(2 ratings)
yield 6 serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
cook time 15 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For barb's awesome soup

  • 2 c
    chicken breast, cut into small cubes
  • 2 c
    chicken stock
  • 1/2 c
    onion, chopped
  • 1 pkg
    frozen broccoli (12 oz)
  • 1 c
    instant mashed potato flakes
  • 1 tsp
  • 2 c
  • 2 c
    shredded cheese (save some for garnish)
  • black pepper (optional)
  • cumin (optional)

How To Make barb's awesome soup

  • 1
    In a large skillet cook chicken over medium heat until it turns white
  • 2
    While chicken is cooking put stock, broccoli, and chopped onion in a large sauce pan and bring to a boil
  • 3
    Cover and simmer for five minutes
  • 4
    Add chicken, potato flakes, salt, milk and most of the cheese to stock
  • 5
    Stir gently and heat thoroughly
  • 6
    Serve with remainder of cheese sprinkled on top for garnish
  • 7
    Season with black pepper or cumin if desired