Healthy Broccoli Soup

Prep Time 00:05 Cook Time 00:25 Total Time 00:30 Serves 4

Ingredients

Directions

  1. Heat butter and oil over medium-low. Once butter is melted add leeks and garlic and cook for for 10 minutes, until the leeks are very tender.
  2. Add in vegetable broth and bring to a boil. Add in half of broccoli florets and cook for 8-10 minutes or until the broccoli is very tender. 
  3. Using an immersion blender, blend soup until smooth. Add in remaining broccoli florets, salt, pepper, and red pepper flakes. Let simmer for 6-8 minutes or until the broccoli is just fork tender.
  4. If adding cheese, do so here and stir to combine. Taste and adjust seasoning as desired.
  5. Serve hot.

Recipe Notes

  1. This recipe was originally published in 2016 and republished with an updated recipe and photos in 2020.
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