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Broccoli Cheese Soup Recipe

Looking for an easy broccoli cheese soup recipe? Learn how to make broccoli cheese soup using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by kimbur

Makes 12 servings



In a stockpot, melt butter over medium heat. Cook onion in butter until softened. Stir in broccoli, and cover with chicken broth. Simmer until broccoli is tender, 10 to 15 minutes. Reduce heat, and stir in cheese cubes until melted. Mix in milk and garlic powder. In a small bowl, stir cornstarch into water until dissolved. Stir into soup; cook, stirring frequently, until thick

Recipe Ingredients for broccoli cheese soup

1/2 cup smart balance
1 onion, chopped
16 ounce frozen chopped broccoli
58 ounce chicken broth
1 pound processed cheese food, cubed
2 cups milk
1 tablespoon garlic powder
2/3 cup cornstarch
1 cup water

Recipe Directions for broccoli cheese soup

  1. In a stockpot, melt butter over medium heat. Cook onion in butter until softened. Stir in broccoli, and cover with chicken broth. Simmer until broccoli is tender, 10 to 15 minutes.

  2. Reduce heat, and stir in cheese cubes until melted. Mix in milk and garlic powder.

  3. In a small bowl, stir cornstarch into water until dissolved. Stir into soup; cook, stirring frequently, until thick

Categories

Soup

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 299.3g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
264
Calories from Fat
155
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
17.2g
26%
Saturated Fat
8.0g
40%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
33mg
11%
Sodium
996mg
42%
Potassium
364mg
10%
Total Carbohydrates
15.3g
5%
Dietary Fiber
1.4g
6%
Sugars
6.4g
Protein
12.5g
Vitamin A 22% Vitamin C 27%
Calcium 28% Iron 4%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B-
  Good points
  • High in calcium
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sodium
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