Cheesy Vegetable Soup I Recipe
- 1/2 cup margarine
- 1/4 cup chopped onion
- 2 1/2 cups water
- 3 teaspoons chicken bouillon powder
- 1/4 cup all-purpose flour
- 1 cup chopped broccoli
- 1 cup cauliflower, chopped
- 1 cup chopped carrots
- 2 cups half-and-half
- 2 cups shredded Cheddar cheese
- ground black pepper to taste
step 1: In a large stock pot melt butter and saute onions until tender.
step 2: Add water and chicken granules, and bring to a boil.
step 3: Measure out flour into a separate bowl and add some broth from stock pot to whisk together with flour.
step 4: Slowly add flour mixture back into soup and add broccoli, cauliflower and carrots. Simmer until vegetables are tender.
step 5: Add half and half cream, cheese and season with pepper. Heat through until cheese has melted being sure not to bring to a boil. Top with garlic croutons and serve.