Swiss Broccoli Chowder

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Lynn Zak

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@zakette

One of my mom's favorites and mine as well. I add even more cheese as there is no such thing as too much cheese.

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Lynn says it best: "There is no such thing as too much cheese!" This soup brings together those old pals Swiss cheese and ham, and blends them into a wonderfully creamy bowl of broccoli goodness. Warms you through and through. Test Kitchen Avatar The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 4 votes

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Prep:
30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 2 c
    ham cut in cubes
  • 2 c
    brocolli florets in small pieces
  • 1 c
    milk
  • 1 c
    half and half
  • 2 c
    shredded swiss chesse
  • 2 Tbsp
    flour
  • 1/4 c
    water
  • dash
    pepper
  • 1
    beef bouillon cube

How to Make Swiss Broccoli Chowder

Step-by-Step

  1. Cook ham (about 15 minutes) in 2-3 cups of water, enough to cover ham plus a little more. Reserve 1 1/2 cup of this broth after boiling.
  2. add the beef boullion cube and stir to disolve. set the cubed ham aside.
  3. Combine the brocolli and the 1 1/2 cups broth and cook brocolli until tender.
  4. Add ham, milk, half and half to the broth and brocolli
  5. Mix the flour with the 1/4 cup water till smooth then add to the soup mixture.. stir until thickened.
  6. Add the shredded cheese and stir until melted.

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About Swiss Broccoli Chowder

Course/Dish: Chowders
Main Ingredient: Pork
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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