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easy broccoli soup

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Chris T.
East Hampton, NY

This recipe is so quick and easy. With the cooler weather arriving it is a big hit in my house.

(1 rating)
prep time 10 Min
cook time 10 Min

Ingredients For easy broccoli soup

  • 1 pkg
    chopped broccoli( a 10 oz box is fine)
  • 1/4 c
    chopped vidalia onion(or any sweet onion)
  • 2 Tbsp
    butter( you can cut calories and just use one tbsp)
  • 1/4 c
    all purpose flour
  • 2 c
    chicken broth
  • 1 c
    heavy cream
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • cheddar cheese, shredded(optional)

How To Make easy broccoli soup

  • 1
    Melt butter in large pot over low heat.
  • 2
    Add onion to melted butter and saute until tender.
  • 3
    In separate bowl whisk the chicken broth and the flour well.
  • 4
    Add broccoli and the broth and flour mixture to the onion.
  • 5
    Simmer until soup thickens, stirring frequently.
  • 6
    Add cream, and stir until well blended. Do NOT boil at this point.
  • 7
    Add shredded cheese at this point if you would like to.
  • 8
    Serve hot and enjoy!