"The trouble with eating Italian food is that five or six days later you're hungry again."--George Miller

Cauliflower Soup Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

This recipe for Cauliflower Soup, by , is from A Family Cookbook for Jennie and Vincent, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Lissa Smith
Added: Monday, October 26, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
course salt and pepper
3 tbsp butter
2 small heads califlower or 1 large, cut into small bunches
3 ribs celery
1 medium onion, chopped
2 tbsp chopped fresh thyme leaves
2 tablespoons all purpose flour
1 quart chicken broth
1 cup half and half or whole milk
Hot sauce, optional
3 tbsp chopped fresh parsley, for garnish
1/2 cup grated parmesan cheese, for passing at the table.

Directions:
Directions:
n a large pot, heat up the olive oil, and 2 tablespoons of the butter, over medium heat. Season with salt and pepper. Add the cauliflower florets and stir with a wooden spoon. Add celery, onion and thyme and cook for 3 minutes. Push the vegetables to one side of the pot. Melt 1 more tablespoon of butter on empty side of the pot and add flour to the butter. Cook for one minute, stirring the flour in the butter. Mix in chicken broth and half and half. Bring to a simmer and cook for 15 minutes. Puree soup in blender (leave it a little chunky.) Add salt and pepper and hot sauce if necessary. Add parmesan cheese and parsley.

Serve with English muffin halves with cheese and a salad with blue cheese and pears.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
6

 

 

 

Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!

 

Bookmark and Share

 

 

189W  

Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.


Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!