Cauliflower Soup I Recipe: A Creamy and Delicious Soup

Cauliflower Soup I

Cauliflower Soup I Recipe: A Creamy and Delicious Soup
Preparation time: 10 minutes | Cooking time: 35 minutes | Servings: 4


Cauliflower Soup I
Cauliflower Soup I

Cauliflower soup is a creamy and comforting dish that is perfect for a cozy night in. This recipe is easy to make and full of flavor, making it a great option for a quick and delicious meal.


Cauliflower soup has been enjoyed for centuries, with variations of the dish appearing in different cultures around the world. The creamy texture of the soup comes from the cauliflower, which is cooked until tender and then blended to create a smooth consistency.


How to prepare

  1. Cook the onions in butter until they are soft.
  2. Stir in the flour and cook for 2 minutes.
  3. Stir in the hot broth and bring it to a boil, while stirring.
  4. Add the cauliflower and let it simmer for 30 minutes.
  5. Stir together the egg yolks and cream, then pour them into the hot soup.
  6. Bring the soup to almost a boil.
  7. Serve.


  • For a vegan option, you can use vegetable broth and coconut milk instead of chicken stock and half and half.
  • Add in some roasted garlic or roasted red peppers for a different flavor profile.

Cooking Tips & Tricks

Be sure to cook the onions in butter until they are soft before adding the flour. This will help to develop the flavor of the soup.

- When adding the hot broth, be sure to stir constantly to prevent lumps from forming.

- To make the soup extra creamy, you can use an immersion blender to blend the cauliflower until smooth.

Serving Suggestions

Serve the cauliflower soup with a sprinkle of fresh herbs, such as parsley or chives, for added flavor.

Cooking Techniques

Be sure to simmer the cauliflower in the broth for at least 30 minutes to ensure that it is tender and fully cooked.

Ingredient Substitutions

If you don't have half and half, you can use heavy cream or milk as a substitute.

Make Ahead Tips

This soup can be made ahead of time and stored in the refrigerator for up to 3 days. Simply reheat on the stove before serving.

Presentation Ideas

Garnish the soup with a drizzle of olive oil and a sprinkle of paprika for a beautiful presentation.

Pairing Recommendations

Serve the cauliflower soup with a side of crusty bread or a simple green salad for a complete meal.

Storage and Reheating Instructions

Store any leftover soup in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 days. Reheat on the stove over low heat until warmed through.

Nutrition Information

Calories per serving

220 per serving


15g per serving


12g per serving


6g per serving

Vitamins and minerals

Cauliflower is a great source of vitamin C, vitamin K, and folate.


This recipe contains dairy (butter, half and half) and eggs.


This cauliflower soup is a nutritious and delicious option for a meal, providing a good balance of carbohydrates, fats, and proteins.


Cauliflower soup is a delicious and nutritious dish that is perfect for a cozy night in. This recipe is easy to make and full of flavor, making it a great option for a quick and satisfying meal.

How did I get this recipe?

I distinctly remember the first time I saw this recipe for Cauliflower Soup. It was many years ago when I was just a young girl, visiting my aunt in the countryside. My aunt was known for her amazing cooking skills, and she always had a new recipe up her sleeve to impress her guests. That day, she decided to teach me how to make this delicious Cauliflower Soup that had been passed down through generations in our family.

As we gathered the ingredients in the cozy kitchen, my aunt began to share the story behind the recipe. She told me that this Cauliflower Soup had been a favorite in our family for as long as anyone could remember. It was a simple yet comforting dish that was perfect for cold winter nights or when someone was feeling under the weather.

My aunt then handed me a knife and a head of cauliflower, instructing me to carefully chop it into florets. She showed me how to peel and chop the potatoes, onions, and garlic, and how to sauté them in butter until they were soft and fragrant. The kitchen was filled with the warm and inviting aroma of the vegetables cooking together, creating a sense of comfort and nostalgia that I had never experienced before.

As we added the chicken broth and simmered the soup until the vegetables were tender, my aunt explained the importance of patience and attention to detail when it came to cooking. She taught me how to season the soup with salt, pepper, and a touch of nutmeg, and how to blend it until it was smooth and creamy. Finally, we garnished it with a dollop of sour cream and a sprinkle of chives, transforming it into a work of art that was almost too beautiful to eat.

As we sat down to enjoy our Cauliflower Soup together, my aunt shared more stories about our family's history and the traditions that had been passed down through the generations. She told me about the time when she had learned to make this soup from her own grandmother, who had learned it from her mother before her. She spoke of the memories and experiences that were woven into every bite of this dish, making it more than just a recipe – it was a connection to our past and a celebration of our shared heritage.

After that day, I made it a point to learn as much as I could from my aunt about cooking and preserving our family's culinary traditions. I spent countless hours in the kitchen with her, watching and learning from her every move as she effortlessly created delicious meals that brought joy and comfort to everyone who tasted them.

Over the years, I have made this Cauliflower Soup countless times, each batch as delicious and comforting as the last. I have added my own twists and variations to the recipe, making it my own while still staying true to its roots. And every time I make it, I am reminded of that day in my aunt's kitchen, when I discovered not just a recipe, but a connection to my family's past and a love for cooking that would stay with me for a lifetime.


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