Broccoli Cheese Soup

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patricia taylor

By
@blackvelvet65

Nothing like a bowl of this on a cold winter day.

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Serves:
8
Prep:
15 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

1 Tbsp
melted butter
1/2 medium
chopped onion
1/4 c
flour
2 c
half and half
2 c
chicken stock
1/2 lb
fresh broccoli (about 1 cup)
1 c
carrot, julienned
1/4 tsp
nutmeg
8 oz
grated sharp cheddar cheese
salt and pepper to taste

How to Make Broccoli Cheese Soup

Step-by-Step

  • 1Saute the onion in 1 tablespoon melted butter and set aside. In a large pot whisk together the melted butter and flour over medium heat for about 3-4 minutes.
  • 2Slowly whisk in the half and half and chicken stock. Let it simmer for about 20 minutes.
  • 3Add the broccoli, carrots and onions. Let them simmer on medium low for about 25 minutes until the broccoli and carrots are tender.
  • 4Add the nutmeg, salt and pepper and sharp cheddar cheese. Let the cheese melt and then serve.

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About Broccoli Cheese Soup

Course/Dish: Cream Soups
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American