Cheese Broccoli Soup

READY IN: 35mins
Recipe by LorenLou

A very thick, delicious soup. Original recipe supposedly came from the Blackeyed Pea restaurant. I have modified just a bit.

Top Review by gwynn

This is a very good soup. It reminds me of Golden Corral's Cheese Broccoli Soup. My DH has always loved theirs. Will be making this often I'm sure. Thanks for posting this recipe.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Steam the broccoli till tender.
  2. (I simply throw the unopened bag of broccoli in the microwave, and cook 3 minutes, turning after each minute. Works for me and my microwave, hope it works for you).
  3. Place half-n-half and water in a dutch oven over low heat.
  4. (Or you can use a double boiler).
  5. Add the cheese, cut in chunks, and the salt and pepper (and cayenne if using).
  6. Heat, stirring, until all the cheese is melted.
  7. Add broccoli.
  8. Mix the cornstarch and water, then stir into the cheese mixture, again cooking over low heat until soup thickens.

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