Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Broccoli soup

I decided to make a hot soup for this cold weather.This is my first experience of making soup with Broccoli.Googled for some time and settled with low fat broccoli soup.

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Broccoli stems - 4 no
Onion - 1no,chopped
Garlic - 2 pods,crushed
Water - 2 cups
Milk - 2 cups
dried Rosemary - ½ tspn
salt and pepper to taste
Oil for frying

Heat oil in a large pan.Add chopped garlic and onions.Fry in medium heat until softened.Add chopped broccoli stems and saute until broccoli is tender by adding sufficient water.Puree the mixture by adding a half tea spoon of dried rosemary in blender.Transfer the puree to the pan and stir milk in low flame.Add pepper and salt
according to the taste.Serve hot with crunchy cumin puff pastry sticks.

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Asha said...

I love Broccoli soup, I throw in some Cheddar cheese too!:))
Looks great Vineela, enjoy the Super Bowl.

Vineela said...

Hi Asha,
Next time i will try to make by adding cheddar cheese.thanks for your suggestion.

Mythreyee said...

Broccoli soup looks delicious. Wonderful healthy recipe.

Uma said...

looks so good. Never tried it. I'll try it when I get broccoli. I like the color of the soup (my fav. color).

Vineela said...

thank you mythreyee.
Uma,its good for health and let me know how you liked it.My advice is do it in little proportition.Thank you.