Prep time
15 MIN
Total time
40 MIN



  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.

Recipe Made With

CAMPBELL’S® Ready to Use Chicken Broth

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