Tag: broccoli

Broccoli Soup: Improved

Broccoli Soup: Improved

I’ve been making plain ole Broccoli Soup for years, but I’ve made a recent discovery. Quinoa added to pureed soups = heavenly texture.  Really.  I’m not exaggerating.  I had planned on adding the cooked quinoa and pureeing it to to add richness and thicken the soup. […]

Waste Not Want Not

Waste Not Want Not

What do you do when you find some sad looking, rubbery broccoli in the depths of your refrigerator? Me… I make soup. We’ve been eating out often lately due to our hectic schedule and I’ve been neglecting my crisper drawer in my fridge. Digging through, […]

Broccoli and Almond Risotto

Broccoli and Almond Risotto

For those that don’t really care for broccoli, (my husband being one) this is the perfect use of this delicious and oh so healthy veggie. I always add a handful of chopped almonds at the end, which gives the perfect crunch to the risotto. You can use a little less oil and butter, but it will not be quite as rich. We generally eat this as a main course, as its quite the satisfying meal.
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