Cream of Celery and Cauliflower Soup
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INGREDIENTS
  • Cooking Time: 25 minutes
  • Servings: 6 servings
  • Preparation Time: 15 minutes
  • 1/3 cup butter
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 4 celery stalks, chopped
  • 2 cups cauliflower florets
  • 1/3 cup unbleached flour
  • 4 cups chicken stock
  • 1 cup cream
  • salt and pepper
  • chopped scallion for garnish/or parsley
DIRECTIONS
  1. In large pot, melt butter. Add onion, celery and cauliflower; when this is softened cover pot and simmer for about 20 minutes.
  2. Take the vegetables and put in blender or food processor and puree. ( I left it a bit chunky) Return to pot and stir in flour, mix thoroughly and cook until flour is cooked.
  3. Slowly stir in chicken stock and bring to boil for 2 minutes.
  4. Remove from heat and stir in cream.
  5. Soup can be heated but do not boil.
  6. Season to taste and add garnish.
RECIPE BACKSTORY
I have been using my treadmill again and have been looking through cookbooks with working out. The cookbook is called: A Taste of Appleby. It came in a box lot of cookbooks bought at an auction. The soup was great. I will be making it again for sure.