A warm and comforting bowl of broccoli soup which is full of health and nutrition. This is what you need on a cold winter night to warm you up!
I love broccoli more than I love cauliflower. We as a family are consuming more of broccoli these days because it’s such a yummy vegetable. I and my daughter can easily gobble up steamed broccoli in minutes. With this recipe, I have gone a step ahead and made a warm and comforting soup out of them.
What is in cream of broccoli soup?
Cream of broccoli soup is made with cream and pureed broccoli but in my recipe here I have replaced the cream with white sauce and the soup is still creamy and delicious.
This broccoli soup is everything you want in a soup. It’s creamy, thick, nutritious, warms you up and packs a punch! If you want to learn how to cook broccoli soup or how to make broccoli soup, head over to the recipe of watch it in the video recipe.
Healthy 15 Minute Broccoli Soup Recipe | Best Broccoli Soup Recipe
A warm and comforting bowl of broccoli soup which is full of health and nutrition.
- 1 tbsp Butter
- 1 tsp Garlic grated or chopped
- 1 tsp Celery chopped (optional)
- 1/2 cup Onion finely chopped
- 1 cup Broccoli florets
- Salt to taste
- 1 tsp Black pepper powder
- 1/2 cup Water
- 1 tbsp Butter for the white sauce
- 1 tbsp Whole wheat flour or All purpose flour
- 1 cup Milk hot
- Parsley for Garnish
Heat butter in a pan and add garlic, celery and onion. Fry till onion is translucent.
Add broccoli, salt and pepper powder. Mix well.
Add water. Cover and cook till broccoli is soft.
Blend into a puree and keep aside.
Now in a new pan, add butter for white sauce.
Fry flour in the butter till raw smell disappears and it turns light brown in color. Add hot milk while continuously whisking.
Let the white sauce come to a boil and then add broccoli puree.
Cook till everything is mixed properly and soup comes to a boil.
Adjust seasoning if required, garnish with parsley and serve hot.