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Cream of Cauliflower Soup

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  Onion 1 Large
  Butter/Margarine 2 Tablespoon
  Canned regular strength chicken broth 28 Ounce (2 Cans, 14 Ounce Each)
  Carrots 2 Medium
  Cauliflower 1 Medium
  Half and half 1 Cup (16 tbs) (Light Cream)
  Ground nutmeg 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Dry sherry 1 Tablespoon
  Packed parsley sprigs 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste

Insert slicing disc in food processor.
Cut onion in pieces to fit feed tube and slice.
Place onion slices and butter in a 3-quart pan and cook over medium heat until onion is limp (about 5 minutes).
Pour in chicken broth and bring to a boil.
Meanwhile, cut carrots in lengths to fit feed tube; slice.
Trim leaves from cauliflower and cut in pieces to fit feed tube; slice.
Add carrots and cauliflower to boiling broth, reduce heat, and simmer, covered, until vegetables are tender (about 15 minutes).
Change to metal blade and process soup, 1/2 at a time, until smooth.
Return pureed soup to 3-quart pan; add half-and-half, nutmeg, salt and pepper to taste, and sherry; heat to simmering.
Rinse processor bowl and blade and reassemble.
Process parsley until finely chopped.
Sprinkle parsley over soup before serving.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 993 Calories from Fat 481

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 55 g84.3%

Saturated Fat 33.4 g167.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 154.1 mg51.4%

Sodium 2212.3 mg92.2%

Total Carbohydrates 102 g34.1%

Dietary Fiber 33.8 g135.2%

Sugars 40.2 g

Protein 37 g74.5%

Vitamin A 467.4% Vitamin C 837.3%

Calcium 63% Iron 41.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Cream Of Cauliflower Soup Recipe