Rustic Cauliflower Soup

Rustic Cauliflower Soup

I really don’t know how else to describe the wonderful flavor of this cauliflower soup, than rustic! The thyme really gives it a woodsy (yep…it’s a word! I know, cuz I looked it up!)  flavor. I love it! Here’s the recipe:



Thyme gives this simple soup a delicious woodsy flavor. Simply Delicious!

Thyme gives this simple soup a delicious woodsy flavor. Simply Delicious!


Rustic Cauliflower Soup

The thyme in this soup gives it a wonderful rustic flavor. Delicious!

  • Author: Melissa
  • Cook Time: 30
  • Total Time: 30 minutes


  • 3/4 c. chopped onion
  • 1 stalk of celery, chopped
  • 2 Tblsp. of butter
  • 4 cups of chicken broth
  • 1/2 tsp. salt (I used sea salt)
  • 1/2 tsp. ground thyme
  • 1/4 tsp. ground pepper
  • 1 head of cauliflower florets
  • 1 c. milk
  • 1 Tblsp. cornstarch
  • Optional – Shredded Mild Cheddar Cheese


  1. In a large stock pan, Saute the onion and celery until tender – stir often
  2. Add the broth, salt, thyme and pepper
  3. Bring the soup to a boil, and then reduce the heat to simmer
  4. Allow to simmer, covered, for 20 minutes
  5. Add the florets and cover again. Cook for 5 more minutes
  6. Using a cup or bowl, Stir the milk and cornstarch together until smooth
  7. Add the milk into the soup
  8. Bring the soup back up to a boil, and continue to cook, stirring until thickened


Serving Suggestions

  • Bread, or Wheat Crackers
  • Sprinkle Cheddar Cheese on top


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This Post Has 2 Comments

  1. Thanks so much for sharing this very timely recipe, Melissa!

    I was planning on making cauliflower soup for lunch tomorrow so this recipe is perfect timing. I’ve never used thyme before, but it sounds delicious.

    This will be our lunch tomorrow for sure.

    1. Melissa

      Aw! That’s so nice. Thank you for commenting. I hope you enjoy it as much as we did!

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