What to do if you want a thin one, but you are running out of time and there is no desire to stand at the stove for a long time and cook meat broth. Of course, there is a solution, for such a case it is better to prepare a filling soup, which is usually prepared in broths, and vegetables are laid in a browned form. And as an option for tasty and healthy food, you can whip up a dietary creamy soup with meatballs and cauliflower, a distinctive feature of which is not obtrusive soft taste and dietary properties.
What else can add to the list of products and make the soup special? First, to make the dish more satisfying, you can add potatoes. Second, as an option for children's and dietary menus, meatballs can be prepared from minced chicken or turkey. And yet, add melted cheese, as well as a small amount of flour, diluted with warm broth, and thereby make the creamy soup thicker and more saturated.
- In a frying pan, or better immediately in a thick-walled saucepan with butter, sauté grated carrots and onions until the vegetables are soft and juice begins to flow.
- Add finely chopped celery to the finished ground beef, beat in one egg, season with salt and pepper. Stir and form small meatballs into round balls.
- Cut the bell pepper into thin strips, fry for 2 minutes with the onions and carrots, pour boiling water over the vegetables, bring to a boil, dip the meatballs and cauliflower in the boiling liquid.
- Cover the saucepan and simmer the meatball soup over low heat until the minced meat is done. Then add sour cream or cream, bring to a light boil again, add salt and cook for another 10 minutes over low heat.
- Light and nutritious creamy soup with meatballs and cauliflower is ready. When serving, add minced meat, cauliflower to a plate, cover with broth and sprinkle with fresh chopped dill.
Creamy Meatball and Cauliflower Soup Recipe
And one more not unimportant feature of filling soups: when stewing onions, some of the substances with a pungent smell are removed, as a result of which browned onions and other vegetables acquire a new taste and aroma, which is positively reflected in the taste.
Meatballs with gravy
You can diversify the menu as follows: cook meatballs in tomato sauce and bake them in the oven. Believe me, such a restaurant dish of veal meat turns out to be incredibly tasty, and most importantly, it is simple and easy to prepare it.