Cream of Broccoli Soup

Recipe by NannyMarvel
READY IN: 30mins
SERVES: 3-4
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • In a saucepan, combine the chicken broth, chopped onion, broccoli, bay leaf and garlic powder.
  • Bring mixture to boiling. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 10 minutes or until vegetable is tender. .
  • Remove bay leaf.
  • Place half of the vegetable mixture in a blender or food processor.
  • Cover and blend 30 to 60 seconds or till smooth. Take care when blending hot liquids. Pour into bowl.
  • Repeat with remaining vegetable mixture; set all aside.
  • In the same saucepan, melt the butter or margarine.
  • Whisk in flour, salt and pepper. Add the milk all at once, whisking till smooth.
  • Cook and stir till mixture is thickened and bubbly.
  • Stir in the blended vegetable mixture.
  • Cook and stir till soup is heated through.
  • Season with additional salt and pepper to taste.
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