Cauliflower Nutmeg Soup

Gourmet cooking can sometimes be easier than everyday cooking; what makes it ‘gourmet’ are the aesthetic, innovative touches! If you do not believe us, try this Cauliflower Nutmeg Soup. It can be prepared easily and quickly using common ingredients, but a thoughtful twist of flavouring the cauliflower soup with nutmeg makes it unique and exotic.

Cauliflower Nutmeg Soup

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Cauliflower Nutmeg Soup recipe - How to make Cauliflower Nutmeg Soup

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2 cups cauliflower florets
1/4 tsp nutmeg (jaiphal) powder
1 tbsp butter
1/2 cup finely chopped onions
1 tbsp plain flour (maida)
1/2 cup milk
salt to taste

For The Garnish
2 tbsp grated processed cheese
1/4 tsp nutmeg (jaiphal) powder

  1. Boil 4 cups of water in a deep pan, add the cauliflower and salt, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 10 minutes or till they turn soft, while stirring occasionally. Keep aside.
  2. Heat the butter in a deep non-stick pan, add the onions and sauté on a medium flame for 1 minute.
  3. Add the plain flour and cook on a medium flame for a few seconds, while stirring continuously.
  4. Add the milk, mix well and cook on a medium flame for 1 minute, while stirring continuously.
  5. Add the cauliflower-water mixture, nutmeg powder and salt and mix well.
  6. Blend in a mixer till smooth.
  7. Serve immediately garnished with cheese and nutmeg powder.
Nutrient values per serving
Energy78 cal
Protein2.5 g
Carbohydrates6.2 g
Fiber1.5 g
Fat4.2 g
Cholesterol0 mg
Vitamin A147.7 mcg
Vitamin B10 mg
Vitamin B20.1 mg
Vitamin B30.5 mg
Vitamin C22.8 mg
Folic Acid2.4 mcg
Calcium73 mg
Iron0.7 mg
Magnesium0 mg
Phosphorus0 mg
Sodium50 mg
Potassium98.2 mg
Zinc0.2 mg