Cheesy Broccoli Soup

Cheesy Broccoli Soup

Winter is here, and what better way to warm up than with a bowl of delicious, creamy soup? If you're a fan of comfort food, then you're in for a treat. My version of Cheesy Broccoli Soup, a hearty and nutritious dish that will satisfy your cravings and keep you cozy all season long. But wait, there's more! This recipe takes it up a notch by adding a protein-packed twist with cottage cheese. Get ready to indulge in a bowl of cheesy goodness that will leave you feeling nourished and loved.

Why is Cheesy Broccoli Soup the Ultimate Comfort Food?

There's something about a warm bowl of soup that instantly brings comfort and joy. And when you combine the creamy goodness of cheese with the earthy flavors of broccoli, you have a winning combination. Cheesy Broccoli Soup is like a warm hug on a cold winter day. It warms you from the inside out and fills your belly with love.

How Does Cottage Cheese Add Protein to the Soup?

Cottage cheese is not just a delicious addition to your morning toast or salad. It can also be a secret ingredient in your soups, adding a boost of protein and creaminess. By blending cottage cheese into the soup, you not only enhance the texture but also increase its nutritional value. This protein-packed twist makes the Cheesy Broccoli Soup a satisfying and wholesome meal.

How to Make Cheesy Broccoli Soup with Cottage Cheese

Making Cheesy Broccoli Soup with Cottage Cheese is easier than you might think. Here's a simple recipe to get you started:


  • 8 cups broccoli florets- fresh or frozen works fine!
  • 1 stick butter
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 4 cloves garlic, minced
  • 3 cups shredded carrots
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 8 cups Chicken broth
  • 1 12 oz container cottage cheese (blended smooth)
  • 3 cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • 2 cups half and half
  • 2 chicken bullion cubes or 2 tsp bullion (optional just adds a little more flavor)
  • 1 tsp nutmeg
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  1. In a large pot melt butter and sauté the onion and garlic until fragrant. Add in flour and cook for 2-3 minutes.
  2. Add the broccoli florets, carrots and Chicken broth. Bring to a boil and simmer until the broccoli is tender.
  3. Add in half and half, cheddar cheese and cottage cheese.
  4. Add in salt, pepper and nutmeg, Bring back up to a boil.
  5. Serve hot and enjoy with a piece of fresh sourdough!

There you have it - a simple and delicious recipe for Cheesy Broccoli Soup with Cottage Cheese. It's the perfect dish to warm you up on a cold winter day and satisfy your cravings for comfort food. So grab a bowl, cozy up by the fire, and indulge in this lovingly made soup. Your taste buds and tummy will thank you!

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