Yummy Cream of Broccoli Soup

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Total Time
50mins
Prep
20 mins
Cook
30 mins

Found lots of broccoli on sale. Needless to say made this as a first course for friends. They loved it. My hubby who usually hates anything green even said it was good. Oh my, this may have to go in a record book if there is one for compliments.

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Ingredients

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Directions

  1. Melt 2 Tbs margarine in medium-size stock pot.
  2. Add onions, celery, and garlic. Sauté until onion is translucent.
  3. Add broth and broccoli; bring to a boil.
  4. Cover and simmer 15-20 minutes.
  5. Allow to cool about 20 minutes.
  6. In a blender or food processor purée entire broccoli mix.
  7. Return mixture to pot and keep warm.
  8. In a small sauce pan met 3 Tbs margarine.
  9. Add flour; blend well.
  10. Add milk; stir until thick and bubbly and then add to soup.
  11. Stir and season with pepper.
  12. Serve.
  13. Serves 8.
Most Helpful

5 5

"VERY" yummy! 2 things I did differently. 1. I added the celery, onion and garlic to "3" TBL of butter and omitted it at the end. Added the broth and broccoli and simmered 5 min.I wisked 5 TBL of flour to 3 cups of milk and then added to soup. Brought it to a boil, then simmered for 5 or so minutes till broccoli was tender and flour was cooked. 2. I also did not puree the vegetables. I prefer having the pieces of broccoli in the soup. Delicious... Thank You!

4 5

Quick, easy, tasty, and my five year old ate it up. I did use real butter, extra garlic, and I peeled the stems and used them also. Also, fat free half and half works wonders! Thanks for a great basic recipe!

5 5

I've had this in my favorites for a while and finally made it tonight. It was so good! Not bland at all, I barely salted it and it was perfect. Definetly a keeper!