Prep Time15 minsCook Time15 minsTotal Time30 mins

 4 slices bacon, diced
 1 onion, minced
 1 clove garlic, minced
 1 head broccoli, chopped
 4 cups chicken broth
 1 cup coconut milk
 salt and pepper to taste

1

Heat a large pot over medium heat and add the bacon. Cook until crisp. Remove bacon from pan, leaving fat behind.

2

Add the onion and garlic, and cook until softened. Add the broccoli, stir and cook for 2 minutes. Add the broth to the pot and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to a low simmer and simmer for 10 minutes, until broccoli is tender.

3

Transfer soup to a blender and puree until smooth. Transfer back to the pot and add the coconut milk. Season with salt and pepper.

4

Serve the soup topped with the reserved bacon.

Ingredients

 4 slices bacon, diced
 1 onion, minced
 1 clove garlic, minced
 1 head broccoli, chopped
 4 cups chicken broth
 1 cup coconut milk
 salt and pepper to taste

Directions

1

Heat a large pot over medium heat and add the bacon. Cook until crisp. Remove bacon from pan, leaving fat behind.

2

Add the onion and garlic, and cook until softened. Add the broccoli, stir and cook for 2 minutes. Add the broth to the pot and bring to a boil. Reduce heat to a low simmer and simmer for 10 minutes, until broccoli is tender.

3

Transfer soup to a blender and puree until smooth. Transfer back to the pot and add the coconut milk. Season with salt and pepper.

4

Serve the soup topped with the reserved bacon.

Bacon and Broccoli Soup (4 servings)