Broccoli Soup Recipe

Whenever you have a broccoli soup craving, this will be your go-to broccoli soup recipe! This soup is gluten-free, high-in-fiber, low-in-calories, vegan and mega-healthy. It is an easy and delicious way to make a starter or a quick light meal.

Broccoli Soup - Sense of Purpose

How to make broccoli soup?


8 cups of chopped broccoli

4 cups of vegetable or chicken broth

2 cups of water

1 medium onion chopped

1 clove of garlic minced

1 stalk of celery chopped

1 tablespoon of butter

1 tablespoon of olive oil

1 teaspoon of finely chopped thyme or parsley

½ teaspoon of salt

½ teaspoon of ground pepper



This recipe requires 45 minutes of active preparation. The soup can be made in advance and refrigerated for up to 4 days or frozen for up to 3 months.



  1. First heat the butter and oil in a large pot until the butter melts.
  2. Then add the onion and celery and cook until softened stirring occasionally, approximately 4-6 minutes
  3. Next add the garlic and thyme or parsley and continue cooking for half a minute.
  4. After add the broccoli, the water, the broth, the salt and the pepper
  5. Bring the mixture to a simmer over medium high heat
  6. Reduce the heat but maintain the simmer until the broccoli is tender, approximately 8 minutes
  7. Finally, puree the soup using use a hand-blender or immersion blender in the pot to blend the soup to perfection. Alternatively, cautiously puree in a blender in small batches.


Nutritional Information

Serving size: about 1 cup

Per serving: 160 calories; 8 g fat (3 g sat); 5 g fiber; 17 g carbohydrates; 9 g protein; 162 mcg folate; 8 mg cholesterol; 4 g sugars; 0 g added sugars; 2,342 IU vitamin A; 95 mg vitamin C; 85 mg calcium; 2 mg iron; 434 mg sodium; 699 mg potassium; Vitamin C (158% daily value), Vitamin A (47% dv), Folate (40% dv)


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