Broccoli Soup Recipe
Preparation - Medium
This delicious and satisfying soup has several variations... follow your palate!
PUT broccoli and chicken broth in a saucepan.
(Optional) SAUTÉ onions in oil or butter till transparent and add to broccoli and broth.
BRING to a simmer, simmer till broccoli is soft, about 4 minutes.
PUT broccoli mixture in food processor, 1 or 2 cups at a time, process till smooth.
RETURN pureed mixture to saucepan.
ADD milk to broth and broccoli, stir till well-blended and slightly thickened.
SIMMER for 2 to 3 minutes.
ADD lemon juice, salt, pepper and nutmeg.
STIR, serve with a sprinkling of cheese on top.
*VARIATION add a dollop of sour cream instead of the cheese