Sunday Supper Suggestion, Broccoli and Cheddar Soup

Celebrate the family with your own Sunday Supper. Sunday Supper is one of our favorite ways to bring the family together! We offer the following suggestion, and hope you enjoy it as much as we do!

This is easy and delicious! I have made it twice in about 10 days. The first time per the recipe, the second time with what I had on hand and each pot of soup were simply wonderful.....

Broccoli and Cheddar Soup, nutritious beans make a creamy soup rich in flavor.
Broccoli and Cheddar Soup.
 Garnished with shaved cheese and paprika.

Broccoli and Cheddar Soup
adapted from, Ivy Manning as published in the Oregonian Newspaper
makes 4 servings

2 T olive oil
1/2 medium onion, diced
2 or 3 cloves garlic, minced

1 1/2 pounds broccoli, tough stem ends removed and chopped, approximately 6 cups
6 c frozen cauliflower, broccoli, carrot mix

1 ( 15-16 oz) Cannelloni beans
1 1/2-2 c cooked white beans of your choice

4 c chicken bone broth
vegetable broth

1 t thyme leaves, finely crumbled
few grinds of pepper

1 t yellow (ball park) mustard - don't leave this out...
4 oz sharp cheddar cheese, grated

Saute the onions and garlic in the oil, until wilted, and just starting to turn golden brown.

Add stock or bouillon, seasonings and the vegetables, including the beans. Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer for 20 minutes or until vegetables are very tender.

Puree with a stick blender, add cheese and mustard and stir until cheese is melted.


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  1. Sounds yummy for a cold day!Thank you for sharing on Merry Monday! Pinned! Have a great week!

  2. This looks so good! I love the addition of beans to it. I have been looking for new soup recipes to try, and I'm going to put this one on my list. Thanks so much!

  3. Thanks for sharing on the What's for Dinner link up!

  4. Broccoli and cheddar soup is always a tasty classic--perfect and satisfying. Thanks for sharing it with Souper Sundays this week! ;-)


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