Crock Pot Cream Of Asparagus Soup

Creamy Asparagus soup made in the crock pot. A recipe from Seduction in the Kitchen.

1/4 cup unsalted butter


2 shallots, finely minced


2 tablespoons garlic, minced


1/2 teaspoon garlic salt


4 cups vegetable stock


3 lbs asparagus, trimmed and cut into 1 inch pieces-reserve tips


2 potatoes, peeled and cut into 1/2 inch chunks


2 tablespoons fresh basil, chopped well


1 tablespoon chopped chives


2 scallion, finely chopped


1 cup heavy cream


1 cup 2% milk


1 tablespoon flour


1 tablespoon melted butter


Pepper to taste
Prepare the asparagus, by bending one stalk in half, it will break in two. Keep the end that has the flower tip, throw the other half away. It is inedible. Do this with all the stalks of asparagus. In a...
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Nutritions

Calories
1702

Sodium
4862mg
202% DV

Fat
171g
263% DV

Protein
31g
63% DV

Carbs
69g
23% DV

Fiber
24g
96% DV