Soups

Cauliflower Cheese Soup Panera Bread Copycat

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I've never had Panera Bread's version of this soup so I'm not sure how it compares. I know this was very good and hearty, the sharp cheddar that I used really complimented the bland creaminess of the cauliflower.

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1 bag (16 ounce) frozen cauliflower
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 onion, chopped
1 cup chicken broth
1 1/2 cups heavy cream
1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
1/8 teaspoon black pepper
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 1/2 cups white sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
Cook frozen cauliflower according to package instructions. Drain cauliflower and chop. Heat oil in a medium saucepan over medium heat. Add onion and and cook until softened, about 5 minutes. Puree in a...
See the full directions on my site
Nutritions

Calories
385

Sodium
468mg
19% DV

Fat
33g
51% DV

Protein
11g
22% DV

Carbs
6g
2% DV

Fiber
2g
9% DV

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