Cheese and Trees Soup


  • 1 tablespoon butter or margarine
  • 1 cup chopped onions
  • 1 1/3 lbs potatoes, cut into 3/4-inch cubes
  • 2 1/2 cups water
  • 2 vegetable bouillon cube
  • 1 (10 ounce) package frozen, chopped broccoli, , , thawed and drained
  • 1 1/2 cups shredded cheddar cheese
  • salt and pepper, to taste
  1. In 2 to 3-quart saucepan over medium heat, melt butter. Add onion; saute 5 minutes. Add potatoes, water and bouillon cubes.
  2. Bring to boil, reduce heat, cover and cook until potatoes are just tender, about 15 minutes.
  3. Remove 1 cup of potato cubes with slotted spoon; set aside.
  4. Pour contents of saucepan into container of electric blender.
  5. Holding lid down tightly, blend until smooth; return to saucepan. Alternately, blend with an immersion blender straight in the pot until smooth. Mix in reserved potatoes and the broccoli.
  6. Over medium-low heat gradually add cheese, stirring until heated through and cheese is completely melted.
  7. Season with salt and pepper.


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