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cheesy vegetable chowder

I found this delicious soup recipe on Pinterest and made it on Sunday.  I was definitely impressed with this soup.  It is similar to a broccoli cheddar soup, but incorporates more vegetables, making it even more tasty.  This soup is guaranteed to warm your soul and keep your belly full!

Cheesy Vegetable Chowder
  • 2 tbsp. butter
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 cup finely chopped carrot
  • 1 stalk celery, finely chopped
  • 1 Tablespoon minced garlic
  • 4 cups chicken broth
  • 2 large baking potatoes, peeled and chopped
  • 1 tbsp. flour
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 2/3 cup milk
  • 2 cups chopped broccoli
  • 2 heaping cups shredded cheddar cheese
 

 

Melt the butter in a large soup pot.  Add onions, carrots, and celery and saute over medium heat until tender.  Add garlic and cook 1 or 2 additional minutes.
Add chicken broth and potatoes, bring to a boil, and cook until potatoes are tender.  Mix flour with water, add, and simmer until soup is slightly thickened.
Add milk and broccoli and cook until broccoli is just tender and soup is heated through.  Stir in cheese, allow to melt, and serve.
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Comments on: "cheesy vegetable chowder" (5)

  1. I am so making this….but with vegetable broth…and maybe some cauliflower 🙂 Thanks for the idea!

  2. Yes, you can add any veggies that you want to and I’m sure it will be just as delicious!

  3. Ha! I made the same thing on Sunday – loved it!

  4. we tried this last night! thanks for the idea!!!
    it was great!

  5. […] week I enjoyed some leftover vegetable chowder in one of Macy’s bowls. I don’t know why, but I was left with an amazing boost in self […]

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