Broccoli and potatoes are pureed with garlic and onions, and seasoned with a hint of nutmeg.
INGREDIENTS (for 8 servings):
- 1 tablespoon olive oil
- 1 large onion, chopped
- 3 cloves garlic, peeled and chopped
- 2 (10 ounce) packages chopped frozen broccoli, thawed
- 1 potato, peeled and chopped
- 4 cups chicken broth
- 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg
- salt and pepper to taste
Heat olive oil in a large saucepan, and saute onion and garlic until tender. Mix in broccoli, potato, and chicken broth. Bring to a boil, reduce heat, and simmer 15 minutes, until vegetables are tender.
With a hand mixer or in a blender, puree the mixture until smooth. Return to the saucepan, and reheat. Season with nutmeg, salt, and pepper.