Lad's Broccoli Soup

Lad's Broccoli Soup

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This is how I love to make a quick and simple soup with leftover vegetables. This soup is great made with asparagus too. You can add milk or cream at the end if you like,I don't care for creamy soups,but if you do,go for it!
Also I make a broth using the stems of the broccoli,just simmer them in vegetable or chicken broth until tender,strain and use it for the liquid for the soup,then puree the stems for the soup.
The measurements are approximate,use your judgement,depending on how much broccoli you use.


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    4 t. butter
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    4 t. olive oil
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    1 small onion,minced
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    2-3 garlic cloves,minced
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    3-4 c broccoli,cooked
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    6-8 c vegetable or chicken broth
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    1/4 t. crushed red pepper
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    1/4 pepper

How to Make Lad's Broccoli Soup


  1. Melt butter in a pot with olive oil. Add onion and cook until soft add garlic and saute 1-2 minutes. Add broccoli,broth,crushed red pepper and pepper. Simmer 30 minutes,adding broth if needed. Puree until smooth,season with pepper,depending on your broth,you may not need salt. Add a pat of butter. Stir well.

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About Lad's Broccoli Soup

Course/Dish: Vegetable Soup
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy Healthy

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