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Cheese Soup

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  Butter 2 Ounce
  Onions 2 Medium, chopped
  Flour 2 Tablespoon
  Chicken stock 4 Fluid Ounce
  Milk 1 1⁄2 Pint
  Cheddar cheese 12 Ounce, grated
  Gruyere cheese 3 Ounce, grated
  Prepared mustard 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Black pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
  Paprika 1 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Worcestershire sauce 1 Teaspoon

In a large heavy saucepan, melt the butter over moderate heat.
When the foam subsides, add the onions and cook for 8 to 10 minutes or until they are golden.
Stir in the flour and cook, stirring, for 2 to 3 minutes.
Remove the pan from the heat and gradually stir in the stock.
When the mixture is smooth, stir in the milk.
Add the cheese and the mustard.
Return the pan to low heat.
Cook, stirring, until the cheese melts.
Do not allow the soup to reach boiling point.
Remove the pan from the heat.
Season with salt, pepper and paprika.
The amount of seasoning depends on the strength of the cheese, and it is advisable to taste and season as the soup requires.
Add the Worcestershire sauce and serve.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2908 Calories from Fat 1876

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 213 g327.5%

Saturated Fat 131.2 g655.8%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 648.3 mg216.1%

Sodium 3928.6 mg163.7%

Total Carbohydrates 114 g38.1%

Dietary Fiber 11 g44.1%

Sugars 60.7 g

Protein 146 g291.4%

Vitamin A 206.9% Vitamin C 61.7%

Calcium 426.9% Iron 42.4%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


Cheese Soup Recipe