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Panera Copycat Broccoli Cheese Soup

The copycat version of Broccoli Cheese Soup, delicious and warming for the soul. Makes you want to curl up next to the fireplace.

Prep
Cook
Serves 4people
Ingredients
1
tbsp melted butter
1
⁄2 medium chopped onion
1
⁄4 cup melted butter
1
⁄4 cup flour
2
cups half-and-half cream
2
cups chicken stock
1
⁄2 lb fresh broccoli (chopped into bite size pieces)
1
cup carrot, julienned
1
⁄4 teaspoon nutmeg
8
oz grated sharp cheddar cheese
salt and pepper
crusty bread
Directions
1.
Sauté onion in butter. Set aside.
2.
Cook melted butter and flour using a whisk over medium heat for 3-5 minutes. Stir constantly and add the half & half.
3.
Add the chicken stock. Simmer for 20 minutes.
4.
Add the broccoli, carrots and onions. Cook over low heat 20-25 minutes.
5.
Add salt and pepper. Can be puréed in a blender but I don't. Return to heat and add cheese. Stir in nutmeg.
6.
Serve with crusty bread and Enjoy.

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