Basic Cream Of Vegetable Soup

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TERRI OPGENORTH

By
@Terrio13

I was looking for a way to use up a bit of asparagus...I came upon this poor orphaned recipe so I tried it--and adopted it!

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Serves:
4-6
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
30 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 3 Tbsp
    butter, unsalted
  • 1 c
    onion, chopped
  • 1
    potato, peeled and diced
  • 2 c
    water
  • 1.5 c
    vegetables, steamed
  • ·
    "just a pinch" of salt
  • ·
    "just a pinch" of pepper
  • 1/2 c
    heavy cream

How to Make Basic Cream Of Vegetable Soup

Step-by-Step

  1. In a large saucepan, melt butter over medium heat then add the chopped onion and cook until tender without browning.
    As you can see, I elected to add some mushrooms that needed to be used up!
  2. Stir in diced potato and liquid. Bring to a boil and simmer until potato is tender.
  3. Stir in your steamed vegetable of choice and return to a simmer.
  4. Puree the soup in batches in a blender and return to saucepan; or use an immersion blender - Leave 1 cup of vegetables not pureed if a chunkier soup is preferred.
  5. Season soup with salt and pepper and finish with heavy cream. Heat through and garnish as you like!
  6. SUGGESTION: Carrots, broccoli, spinach or peas would all be great in this recipe!

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About Basic Cream Of Vegetable Soup

Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy For Kids



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