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11-11-2008, 06:59 PM
I hate broccoli and despite it's amazing health benefits never used to eat it until I found this recipie, very tasty.

2 tbsp olive oil
1 clove garlic, chopped
˝ onion, sliced
30g/1oz butter
1 handful grated potato
290ml/˝ pint vegetable stock
˝ head broccoli, chopped
75g/3oz stilton, cubed
85ml/3fl oz double cream
1 tsp thyme, chopped

1. Sauté the garlic and onion in the butter and oil for 2-3 minutes.
2. Add the potato and stock and simmer for about 7-8 minutes until the potato is tender.
3. Add all the other ingredients and simmer for 2-3 minutes.
4. Blend the soup in a food processor.
5. Pour into a bowl and serve.

13-11-2008, 06:09 PM
Yum! Thanks Islandhead, once our little heat wave passes I'm going to give that one a go.

Have you tried it as a cold soup?

04-08-2009, 12:56 AM
got the wife to make some of this last week tasted great so thanks