It’s genuinely rattling refreshing to sit down downward in addition to write a existent alphabetic lineament to a existent person! It’s fifty-fifty form of fun that it takes a few weeks to larn a alphabetic lineament dorsum later I’ve sent one. It makes each alphabetic lineament experience to a greater extent than legitimate, somehow. My pen pal, Lexie, in addition to I conduct maintain a lot inwards common. We’re both Harry Potter freaks, both into nursing (she’s getting laid upward for nursing schoolhouse in addition to I’m an RN), in addition to (best of all!) nosotros both dear to cook! With her final letter, she sent me the recipe for this cream of broccoli soup, in addition to I couldn’t expect to endeavor it.
I dear that all the ingredients are elementary things that I almost e’er conduct maintain inwards the house, in addition to it is therefore quick in addition to tardily to make. At the same time, the flavour is incredible! I served it amongst merely about artisan staff of life from my favorite grocery shop (seriously, their bakery is amazing) in addition to nosotros couldn’t halt dipping chunks of crusty staff of life into our soup. The exclusively alter I made was to add together a petty cheese to the soup (because, y’all know, I’m similar that).
ii T butter
1 onion, chopped
1 stem celery
iii cups chicken broth
8 cups broccoli florets
iii T butter
iii T flour
ii cups milk
- Melt ii T butter inwards a medium sized stock pot. Sauté onion in addition to celery amongst butter until tender.
- Add broccoli in addition to broth, cover, in addition to simmer x minutes. Pour soup into blender (no to a greater extent than than halfway full!) or role an immersion blender to puree until smooth.
- In a small-scale (separate) saucepan, melt iii T butter over medium heat. Stir inwards flour in addition to milk.
- Stir until thick in addition to bubbly in addition to add together to soup.
- Season every bit y’all similar in addition to serve!