Creamy Asparagus Soup

Dana Ramsey


In the Winter I love a good soup and this is certainly one. You can even use broccoli instead if you don't like asparagus. If I make it with broccoli my finicky son will eat it so you know it must be good.


★★★★★ 1 vote

8 people
15 Min
30 Min
Stove Top


Add to Grocery List

1 medium
potato, diced
1 medium
onion, chopped
1 medium
carrot, chopped
clery rib, chopped
1/4 c
butter, cubed
1/4 c
all purpose flour
1 tsp
1/4 tsp
1 can(s)
low sodium broth (the big can)
1 lb
fresh asparagus, trimmed and cut into 2 inch pieces
1/2 c
half and half (i've used heavy whipping cream in a pinch)
1 c
sour cream
bacon stips, cooked and crumbled

How to Make Creamy Asparagus Soup


  • 1In a Dutch oven or a soup kettle, saute the potato, onion, carrot and celery in butter until veggies are tender. Sitr in the flour, salt and pepper until blended, gradually add broth, bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes. Add the asparagus; reduce heat and simmer for 25 to 30 minutes or until vegetables are tender. Cool to lukewarm, sir in cream and sour cream until smooth. Bring to a boil. Garnish with bacon crumbs.

Printable Recipe Card

About Creamy Asparagus Soup

Course/Dish: Other Soups
Main Ingredient: Spice/Herb/Seasoning
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

Show 13 Comments & Reviews

14 Comforting Crock Pot Soup Recipes

14 Comforting Crock Pot Soup Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

There’s no better way to warm up on a chilly night than with a delicious cup of soup! Especially when your crock pot does all the work. Check out these...

How To Pair Soups And Wine Recipe

How to Pair Soups and Wine

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Pairing soups and wine can be tricky. Besides there being many types of soup (stews, chowder, broth-based, etc.), soups are liquid and pairing liquid with liquid is strange. In reality,...