Home Made Broccoli Soup
A perfect soup
Servings Prep Time
2people 15minutes
Servings Prep Time
2people 15minutes
Ingredients
  • Broccoli cut into florets : 1 nos –
  • Large onion finely chopped : 1 no –
  • Carrot diced : 1 no –
  • Small potato cubed : 1 no –
  • Celery chopped : 2 stalks –
  • Maggi vegetable stock cubes : 2 nos –
  • Milk : 1 cup –
  • Butter : 2 tsp –
  • Water : 3 cup –
  • Nutmeg : 1 no –
  • Freshly ground black pepper : few –
  • Salt : as reqd –
Instructions
  1. Melt 2 tsp butter in heavy medium pot over medium – high heat.
  2. Add onion and sauté for 2 – 3 minutes.
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  4. Add broccoli, carrot, potato and celery and sauté for 5 – 6 minutes.
  5. Keep a few broccoli florets aside for garnish. Steam them in a microwave for 2 minutes, blanch in cold water and keep aside.
  6. Add 3 cups water and maggi vegetable stock cubes, salt and pepper and bring to boil.
  7. Simmer uncovered until broccoli is tender, about 15 minutes.
  8. Pour in milk and bring to a boil.
  9. Add grated nutmeg and transfer the soup to a mixer or blend with an immersion blender.
  10. Strain the soup through a strainer.
  11. Re – heat the soup and pour into a soup bowl.
  12. Garnish with steamed broccoli florets and freshly ground black pepper.
  13. Serve hot with garlic toast or croutons.
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