Creamy Broccoli & Pea Soup
Creamy Broccoli & Pea Soup

Ingredients

750 grams McCain Broccoli Florets

250 grams McCain Garden Peas  

5 tablespoons Butter

1 onion diced

1 medium size leek finely sliced

4 cloves garlic crushed

4 teaspoons Italian herbs  

3-4 cups veg stock

125 ml cream

Salt and pepper to taste

Small bunch of thyme

Croutons -for garnish.

Directions

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Total Time: 25 minutes

Serves: 4

 

  1. Heat butter in a large pot over medium heat
  2. Add onions and leeks and allow to caramelize
  3. Once the onions and leeks are browned, add the Italian herbs, crushed garlic, salt and pepper
  4. Mix well and then add the broccoli and peas  
  5. Allow to cook on medium to high heat for about 5 minutes before adding the vegetable stock
  6. Simmer for about 10-12 minutes
  7. With a handheld blender, puree the mixture to a creamy consistency
  8. Add the cream
  9. Season to liking
  10. Garnish with croutons and the thyme & enjoy!

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Recipe & Photo Credit: @Apriena (on Instagram)

 

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