Broccoli and Cheddar Soup with Parmesan Cheese

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CAMPBELL’S® Ready to Use Chicken Broth

CAMPBELL’S® Ready to Use Chicken Broth

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Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup (60 mL) butter
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1/4 cup (60 mL) all-purpose flour
  • 1 carton CAMPBELL’S® Ready to Use Chicken Broth
  • 3 cups (750 mL) broccoli florets (approx. 1 head of broccoli)
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 1/4 tsp (1 mL) salt and pepper (each)
  • 1 cup (250 mL) shredded old Cheddar cheese
  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 cup (250 mL) 10% cream
  • 1/2 cup (125 mL) cooked crumbled pancetta or bacon (optional)

Directions

  1. In Dutch oven or large saucepan (4 qt),melt butter over medium heat; cook onion,stirring often,for about 7 minutes or until softened but not browned. Add flour; cook,stirring constantly,for 2 minutes.
  2. Slowly add broth,stirring constantly; bring to boil. Add broccoli,garlic,salt and pepper; simmer,partially covered,for 15 minutes or until broccoli is very tender.
  3. Purée soup with Cheddar and Parmesan cheeses,in batches,using blender or immersion blender until very smooth. Return to saucepan; stir in cream. Heat until simmering but not boiling. Garnish with pancetta (if using).

Recipe tips

  • Substitute blue cheese for Parmesan cheese for a more pungent soup.
  • Garnish soup with small,cooked broccoli florets and additional shredded Cheddar or grated Parmesan cheese.
  • Drizzle with sour cream before serving if desired.
  • For a more indulgent soup,substitute 35% cream for the 10% cream.

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    December 13, 2015

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NUTRITIONAL INFORMATION

Amount Per Serving
Calories 310
Fat 23 g
Sodium 1070 mg
Carbohydrate 12 g
Dietary Fibre 1 g
Protein 14 g
Calcium 25 %DV

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