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09-17-2003, 02:36 PM
Here is the Broccoli and Cheddar Soup recipe I was telling yall about.I hope u enjoy it as much as I do.

Broccoli and Cheddar soup

1 quart (4 cups) water
6 cups broccoli florets
1 cup chopped onion
1 clove minced garlic
1 cup plain nonfat yogurt
1/3 cup all-purpose flour
2 (10.5 ounce) cans reduced sodium chicken broth
3/4 cup water
1/4 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon ground red pepper
1/8 teaspoon pepper
1 cup sharp cheddar cheese
1. Bring 1 quart water to boil in large soup pot. Add broccoli and cook for 7 minutes or until tender. Drain and set aside. Spray a large nonstick skillet with cooking spray and heat over medium heat until hot. Add onion and garlic and saute until tender. Add broccoli and onion mixture in a blender or food processor and pulse blend into small pieces. Combine yogurt and flour in a large saucepan and mix well with a wire whisk. Add broth and next 4 ingredients and stir well. Cook over medium heat for 20 minutes or until thickened. Add broccoli mixture and 3/4 cup cheese and heat until cheese is melted. Top with remaining cheese and serve.

Makes 10 Servings
Serving Size: 12 ounces

Nutrients per serving:
Calories: 105
Total fat: 4 grams
Saturated fat: 2 grams
Cholesterol: 12 mg
Sodium: 280 mg
Carbohydrate: 9 grams
Protein: 9 grams
Dietary fiber: 2 grams

Its very filling.
:s: :)

09-17-2003, 03:05 PM
Thanks Lynnie!
This sounds great!
hugs, Cathy

09-17-2003, 08:42 PM
This looks even doable on my diet hmmmmmmmmmmm !!!! :D

Thanks Lynnie