Cream of Cauliflower Soup with Gruyere Cheese

Cream Of Cauliflower Soup With Gruyere Cheese Recipe

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

Vicki Butts (lazyme)


From the Four Seasons Hotel, Beverly Hills. This sounds really good.


☆☆☆☆☆ 0 votes

15 Min
45 Min
Stove Top


  • 2 Tbsp
    vegetable oil
  • 2
    leeks, chopped
  • 1 1/2 c
    onions, chopped
  • 1 1/2 c
    celery, chopped
  • 1 Tbsp
    garlic, crushed
  • 1 Tbsp
    fresh thyme, or 1 tsp dried
  • 3 lb
    cauliflower, small florets
  • 4 c
    chicken broth
  • 1 c
    whipping cream
  • 1 1/2 c
    gruyere cheese, finely grated
  • pinch
  • ·
    chives, finely chopped

How to Make Cream of Cauliflower Soup with Gruyere Cheese


  1. Heat oil in heavy large pot over medium heat. Add leeks, onions, celery, garlic and thyme and saute until onions are translucent, about 10 minutes. Add cauliflower and saute until just soft, about 10 minutes. Add chicken broth. Bring to boil; reduce heat, cover and simmer 16 minutes. Add cream and simmer 15 minutes.
  2. 2. Working in batches, puree soup in blender until smooth. Return soup to pot and bring to simmer. Whisk in Gruyere cheese and cayenne. Season soup to taste with salt and pepper. Ladle into bowls. Sprinkle with chives, if desired, and serve.

Printable Recipe Card

About Cream of Cauliflower Soup with Gruyere Cheese

Course/Dish: Vegetable Soup
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: UK/Ireland
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

Leave a Comment

18 Delicious Ways To Eat More Cabbage This Year Recipe

18 Delicious Ways to Eat More Cabbage This Year

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Did you know that cabbage is the ultimate weight-loss food?! Only about 15 calories in one dress it up however you want (cough WITH THESE REALLY GOOD CABBAGE RECIPES...

Simple Soup Recipes To Satisfy Your Craving

Simple Soup Recipes to Satisfy Your Craving

Kitchen Crew

Soup season is here! There's nothing more comforting to me than soup on a cold day. Besides being economical, they are easy to make, great for lunch or dinner and...

15 Stew Recipes For Those Cold Wintery Days

15 Stew Recipes for Those Cold Wintery Days

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Brrrr it’s cold out there! We vote you stay in, light the fire and heat up the kitchen with these delicious stew recipes that are sure to warm you right...