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Cream of Cauliflower Soup

Cream of Cauliflower Soup

This Cream of Cauliflower Soup is perfect for those rainy, cozy days. Paired with warm biscuits and this recipe is over the top good.

Course Dinner, Soup
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 37 minutes
Total Time 42 minutes
Servings 4
Calories 517 kcal
Author Lauren

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 large onion diced
  • 1/4 cup all purpose flour
  • 5 cups chicken stock good quality
  • 1 large head cauliflower cut into small florets
  • 1 bay leaf
  • salt
  • pepper
  • 1 cup cream or half & half
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Instructions

  1. In a large pot, heat butter and olive oil over medium heat. Saute onions until soft and translucent, about 5 minutes. 

  2. Sprinkle flour over onions and stir to create a paste. Cook 2 minutes. 

  3. Slowly whisk in chicken stock and increase heat to high. Soup should thicken slightly. Stir in cauliflower, salt, pepper, and bay leaf. Simmer lightly with the lid cracked for 30 minutes or until cauliflower is soft. 

  4. Reduce heat to low, remove bay leaf, stir in cream and adjust seasonings to your taste. Top with parsley if desired. Serve with biscuits.

Nutrition Facts
Cream of Cauliflower Soup
Amount Per Serving
Calories 517 Calories from Fat 342
% Daily Value*
Fat 38g58%
Saturated Fat 19g119%
Cholesterol 105mg35%
Sodium 565mg25%
Potassium 1027mg29%
Carbohydrates 31g10%
Fiber 4g17%
Sugar 10g11%
Protein 13g26%
Vitamin A 1050IU21%
Vitamin C 104.2mg126%
Calcium 100mg10%
Iron 1.9mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.