Ham and Broccoli Soup

Ham and Broccoli Soup Recipe

Your not ordinary broccoli soup with ham to taste
Yield: 4    Preparation Time: 10 min    Cooking Time: 40 min
Broccoli and Ham - a combination made in heaven? After tasting this soup, you will think so.


2 cups broccoli flowerets
1 ½ cups cubed fully cooked ham
1 ½ teaspoon instant chicken bouillon granules
1/4 cup chopped onion
1/4 cup flour
3 tablespoons butter or margarine
1/2 teaspoon dried thyme crushed
1/8 teaspoon pepper
½ teaspoon dry mustard
2 cups milk
2 cups water

Recipe Instructions

In a large saucepan heat the butter or margarine and fry the onions until tender. Stir in the flour, chicken bouillon granules, mustard, thyme and pepper. Add the water and the milk simultaneously. Stir until the mixture has thickened.

To finish.
Sir in the broccoli and the cubed ham and bring to the boil. Once boiling reduce the heat and simmer for 4 – 6 minutes until the broccoli is tender. Serve immediately.