Creamy Smooth Asparagus Soup

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Nothing says love like Creamy Smooth Asparagus Soup

Prep Time

30 minutes

Yield

8 servings
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Ingredients

  • 1 1⁄2 T garlic
  • 1 T olive oil
  • 4 c thrive™ asparagus (fd)
  • 3⁄4 c thrive™ chopped onions (fd)
  • 1 c thrive™ celery (fd)
  • 4 c water
  • 1 T thrive™ chicken bouillon
  • 1 T italian seasoning
  • 1 1⁄2 t thrive™ iodized salt
  • 1⁄4 t pepper
  • 1⁄4 t rice wine vinegar
  • 2 c heavy cream

Instructions

In a 3-quart saucepan, sweat garlic and olive oil together. Add vegetables and stir. Add water and bouillon and stir well. Add all seasonings and vinegar, cover with a lid, and simmer for about 10 minutes.

Pour soup into a blender and blend until smooth. Pour back into pot, add cream, and bring to a simmer for an additional 5 minutes.

Serving Ideas: Serve with crispy bacon and reconstituted THRIVE Asparagus and Red Bell Peppers placed at the center of each bowl of soup.

Notes

March 2013 THRIVE Live