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Creamy Cauliflower Au Gratin Soup

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Ingredients
  Golden onion soup mix 1 Ounce (1 Envelope Lipton)
  Water 3 Cup (48 tbs)
  Cauliflowerets 3 Cup (48 tbs) (Medium Size)
  Celery stalk 1 Large, coarsely chopped
  Light cream/Half and half 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Shredded cheddar cheese 3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)
  Pepper 1⁄4 Teaspoon
Directions

MAKING
1. In a heavy bottomed saucepan or stock pot, combine soup mix with water.
2. Place pot over medium flame.
3. Add celery and cauliflower to the pot.
4. Boil the vegetables for a few minutes.
5. Reduce the flame and simmer for 20 minutes until the vegetables are soft.
6. When vegetables are tender take pot off the heat.
7. Pour the soup into a food processor or blender.
8. Pulse until pureed to a smooth consistency.
9. Return the puree to the saucepan and stir in cream and cheese.
10. Season with pepper.
11. Simmer the soup on a low flame for 5 minutes till the cheese melts and blends in.

SERVING
12. Ladle the hot or cold soup into deep dish soup plates
13. Serve along with crusty Frenchbread.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Cuisine: 
French
Course: 
Appetizer
Method: 
Simmering
Dish: 
Soup
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Cauliflower
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
30 Minutes
Servings: 
6

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