cauliflower cheese soup

Cauliflower Cheese Jalapeno Soup

Course: Soup
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Low carb cauliflower recipes, low carb soup
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 40 minutes
Total Time: 50 minutes
Servings: 6 servings
Calories: 180kcal
Author: Angela Coleby
A creamy cheesy soup with a kick of jalapeno for a bowl of comfort food
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Ingredients

  • 1 head cauliflower cut into florets
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 medium onion peeled & chopped
  • 3 cloves garlic peeled & chopped
  • 4 jalapeno peppers deseeded & chopped
  • 500 ml stock - either vegetable or chicken
  • 2 cups Cheddar cheese grated
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon black pepper

Instructions

  • Heat the olive oil in a large saucepan on a medium heat and add the cauliflower florets. Cook for about 5-8 minutes, turning frequently until slightly golden in colour.
  • Add the onion, garlic and jalapeno and cook for a further 3 minutes.
  • Add stock and bring to the boil, cover, and simmer for about 20 minutes until the cauliflower is tender.
  • Add the cheddar cheese and season to taste. Cook for about 5 minutes until the cheese has melted.
  • Remove from the heat and blend either by using a hand blender or pouring the soup into a blender.
  • Serve, slurp and enjoy!

Notes

Other grated cheese can be used. Try a Gruyere.
The net carbs will be the total carb count minus the fibre count. Carb count excludes sugar alcohols.
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Nutrition

Serving: 1serving | Calories: 180kcal | Carbohydrates: 6.2g | Protein: 11g | Fat: 13g | Fiber: 2.1g