Total Time
30mins
Prep 10 mins
Cook 20 mins

I saw a recipe in a magazine and thought to myself, "I can do better than this”. So here's what I came up with. It will be I think more like a cream soup, so if you want it more "soupy" add a little more chicken broth.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Cook onion in dressing in a large saucepan until tender.
  2. Add broth, water, and broccoli.
  3. Bring to a boil 8 to 10 minutes or until broccoli is tender.
  4. Stir in milk and rice.
  5. Reduce heat to medium.
  6. Cook 5 minutes.
  7. Pour into a blender container in small batches.
  8. Blend until smooth.
  9. Return to saucepan.
  10. Add ham; stir until ham is heated through.
  11. Top each serving with 1/3 cup cheese.
  12. Serve with croutons if desired.