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Broccoli and Cheddar Soup - Good for the Soul

Broccoli and Cheddar Soup - Good for the Soul

What could say comfort better than Broccoli and Cheddar? You'll need

Mise en place Broccli and Cheddar Soup


Broccoli and Cheddar Soup
Recipe Type: Soup
Cuisine: American
Author: Chef Mike Moses
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Thick, delicious, and healthy.
  • Butter 125 grams
  • small onion, chopped
  • 125 grams cup all-purpose flour
  • 250 ml blend cream (18 percent Butter Fat)
  • 900 ml low-sodium chicken broth
  • 1 bay leaf
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
  • Salt and freshly ground pepper
  • 500 ml broccoli florets (about 1 head)
  • 1 large carrot, diced
  • 675 ml grated old cheddar cheese, plus more for garnish
  1. Melt the butter in a large Dutch oven or pot over medium heat. Add the onion and cook until tender,
  2. Finished Soup
  3. about 5 minutes.
  4. Whisk in the flour and cook until golden, 3 to 4 minutes,
  5. then gradually whisk in the cream until smooth.
  6. Add the chicken broth, bay leaves and nutmeg,
  7. Let cook for about 1 minute, taste and season with salt and pepper
  8. Reduce the heat to medium-low and cook, uncovered, until thickened, about 20 minutes.
  9. Add the broccoli and carrot to the broth mixture and simmer until tender, about 20 minutes.
  10. Discard the bay leaves. Puree the soup with an immersion blender until smooth.
  11. puree until you still have bits of carrot and broccoli.
  12. Add the cheese to the soup and whisk over medium heat until melted.
  13. Add up to 75ml of water if the soup is too thick.
  14. Ladle into bowls and serve


Broccoli and Cheddar Soup

The Soup to warm you up.

On a cold day, or after spending time outdoors with the family, this hearty and filling dish will warm everyone up.  Enjoy with homemade bread or rolls. this dish is a mix made in heaven for your taste buds.

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