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Cream of Organic Cauliflower with Honey Soup

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    Cream of Organic Cauliflower with Honey Soup

    Warm up with this creamy comfort food. Down-to-earth flavours of cauliflower blend smoothly with a hint of sweet honey. Rocky Mountain Flatbread keeps their daily soup pots full. This soup disappears from those pots as soon as their doors are opened.

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    3 cups (750 mL) cauliflower
    2 medium-sized yellow onions
    2/3 cup (160 mL) celery (5 sticks)
    4 cloves garlic
    4 Tbsp (60 mL) olive oil
    Pinch of salt and pepper to taste
    4 cups (l L) filtered water
    1/2 cup (125 mL) whipping cream
    3 Tbsp (45 mL) honey

    Coarsely dice all vegetables. Sauté with salt and pepper in olive oil over medium heat until soft.

    Add 2/3 of the water and cook until vegetables are very soft. Turn off heat and puree with a hand blender.

    Add cream and honey. Bring to a boil. Add remaining water until you achieve the desired consistency. Season to taste.

    To serve, garnish soup with julienned roasted red bell peppers and/or some pesto.

    Makes 8 cups (2 L).

    source: "Healthy Family Fun", alive #292, February 2007

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