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Creamy Cauliflower Soup

Creamy Cauliflower Soup

 Ingredients: 

  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons minced garlic (2 cloves)
  • 2 cups of thinly sliced leeks (white parts only)
  • Celtic sea salt
  • 1 large head cauliflower, chopped
  • 7 cups of vegetable broth
  • 1/4 cup raw unsalted cashews
  • 3 tablespoons chopped chives
  • 1 package of diced pancetta 

Instructions:

  1. In a  7" Fry Pan, Sauté 1 package of diced pancetta.
  2. Chop 2 large leeks only using the white parts and 1 head of cauliflower.
  3. In your 4 Quart Stockpot, heat the oil over medium heat and saute the garlic, leeks, and 1/4 teaspoon of salt for about 3 minutes, until the vegetables are soft. Add the cauliflower and sauté for another minute.
  4. Add the vegetable broth and bring to a boil. Reduce the heat and simmer for 20 to
    30 minutes until the cauliflower is completely tender.
  5. Remove the stockpot from heat and let the soup cool, then stir in cashews. 
  6. Pour soup into blender in batches and blend for about a 1 minute or until smooth and creamy. 
  7. Return the soup to the 4 quart stockpot and warm it over low heat. 
  8. Add salt to taste
  9. Pour into bowls and add pancetta, cheese, and chives on top. 
  10. To make Vegan just add chives.