Broccoli & Parmesan Soup
Recipe Type: soup, appetizer
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Serves: 6
Simple ingredients with no fuss makes this healthy recipe a breeze in the kitchen.
  • 1 large head of broccoli
  • 100g parmigiano-reggiano, grated & rind reserved
  • 2L vegetable stock or water
  • 1 lemon
  • 2 garlic cloves, coarsely chopped
  • 1 large onion, large dice
  • olive oil
  • salt & pepper
  1. Preheat oven to 400F.
  2. Cut broccoli into large pieces and place on baking sheet.
  3. Drizzle broccoli with olive oil, big squeeze of fresh lemon juice and season with salt & pepper.
  4. Roast broccoli for 15 minutes til it starts to brown.
  5. While the broccoli is cooking saute the onion & garlic in a stock pot with olive oil over low heat.
  6. Add cooked broccoli, stock, and cheese rind.
  7. Bring to boil, simmer, and cook for 15 minutes.
  8. Add grated cheese and season with salt & pepper.
  9. Using an immersion blender or blender puree til smooth.
  10. Serve hot with shaved parmesan on top.
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