Campbell's Cream of Broccoli Soup 10.75 oz Reviews
Click to see larger image

Campbell's Cream of Broccoli Soup 10.75 oz

3 ratings (3 Epinions reviews)
Epinions Product Rating: Very Good
5 stars
4 stars
2
3 stars
1
2 stars
1 star
Share This!
  Ask friends for feedback

Campbell's Cream of Broccoli Soup~Umm, Umm Good~for Meals and For Cookin too!

Jan 21, 2009 (Updated Jan 21, 2009)
Review by  
Rated a Very Helpful Review

Pros:Great soup to eat and use in your own recipes

Cons:A bit high in sodium

The Bottom Line: Great for cooking, recipes on can or your own. Check out their website for all sorts of great ideas of meals to prepare with the soups they make.


I am a soup addict! There I've said it. I hope I don't have to go to a 10 step program or anything like that. It's strange, since I live in such a warm climate, that I would enjoy a hot bowl of soup as often as I do, but I guess living with the air conditioning on for ¾ of the year, it keeps me cool enough to enjoy my soup. I make a few homemade soups on cold days, like a split pea with ham and a great chicken soup using a whole chicken which is a meal in itself, but, for the most part, I depend on canned or packaged soups to feed my addiction and also to use in the many recipes I have found which hubby and I really enjoy.

Campbell's soups are known far and wide as hmm, hmm, good eating soups and for their value in preparing many meals. One of my favorites is their Cream of Broccoli Soup. I enjoy eating a bowl of this soup on occasion, especially since now they make most versions of their soups in a heart healthy manner with less sodium and fat.

When using Campbell's soups to cook with I usually buy the regular recipe for the heartiness of the content. But even in this variety, the fat content isn't too bad with just 3.5 grams of fat, no Trans fats, 5 grams of Cholesterol and 12 grams of Carbs, but the sodium weighs in a bit high at 750 mg for anyone who needs to watch their sodium intake. At least they do make a whole line of low sodium brand of soups.

One serving of this soup is 90 calories and there are 2 grams of protein, 1 gram fiber, 3 grams sugar. All in all, not too damaging to your waistline.

To eat a bowl of soup by itself is just so easy to prepare...you can make it in the microwave or on the stove. Just mix contents of the can with one can milk, I always use fat-free milk, but you can use whatever type of milk you like. To microwave, just fill your microwavable bowl, cover and cook on high for 3-3 ½ minutes, leave in the oven for one minute, then stir and enjoy. To heat on stove, add the milk then heat in small pot until hot, stirring often....either way, it couldn't be easier.

On the can's label, for most of their soups, they offer recipe suggestions of every variety. The Cream of Broccoli soup I hold in my hand has a Lemon Broccoli Chicken recipe and, when you take the label off, there are 4 more recipes on the other side. If you want more recipes go to http://www.campbellskitchen.com...I couldn't believe the content on that website of recipes for every taste and for every soup they make.

When I received a gift of a crockpot a few years ago I did a search online for recipes using chicken. So many recipes came up I couldn't believe it, but one struck me as an easy, tasty sounding dish and I tried it. Three years later it is still a favorite and as I write this review I can smell the delicious scent of our dinner wafting out throughout my kitchen. So I thought I would share this recipe with anyone who might like a creamy chicken recipe bursting with fresh, good for you broccoli that even most people, who turn their noses up at the thought of this most healthy cruciferous vegetable, might truly enjoy.

I have doctored up the original recipe which was quite basic and added a few special touches with other ingredients we like and some tasty herbs.

Chicken with Broccoli in a slow cooker.
One package chicken thighs and one package drumsticks. If you really want to watch your fat content take the skin off or buy them already skinless.

One can Cream of Broccoli soup
One cup of milk
Salt and pepper to taste
One bag frozen or fresh Broccoli.

Put chicken in pot, cover with the soup and milk. I mix the soup and milk together first for even distribution, then the salt and pepper. The original recipe says to add the broccoli at the beginning of the cook-time but we have found it comes out too soft and mushy and we like our broccoli with a bit more bite to it so I usually use a fresh package of broccoli and add it just an hour before we eat. But the frozen broccoli works just as well,( the florets are best), that's what I'm using tonight just because I had a bag in the freezer.

Another ingredient I add, which we enjoy, is a half package of frozen Pearl Onions and I use a few teaspoons of Rosemary, Thyme and a bit a Garlic powder along with the salt and pepper. But you can leave those out or add your own special touches. If I have fresh mushrooms in the house I add a handful of those, cut up.

Cook on low for 6 -8 hours. You can serve on top of rice or pasta. We like to use wide noodles, which I cook up just before serving.

So that's it. A really delicious way to get your daily dose of veggies in an easy to prepare way. Campbell's Cream of Broccoli Soup really works in this dish as it does in so many other recipes and has for many years.

This meal is really umm, umm good.

The price of this soup varies but recently they had them on sale for 10 for 10 dollars, at a dollar a piece I stocked up on the 3 varieties I use most often. Usually though they sell for about $1.29 - $1.49


Enjoy and Bon Appitit


Recommend this product? Yes

Read all comments (7)

Share this product review with your friends   
Share This!


Related Deals You Might Like...

Campbell's Cream Of Broccoli Condensed Soup (3 Cans)

Campbell's Cream Of Broccoli Condensed Soup (3 Cans)

Campbell's Cream of Broccoli Condensed Soup Auction is for three 10.75 oz cans ********************************************Combined Shipping Available...
eBay

$13.06

FREE Shipping
Campbell's Cream Of Soup Condensed Good 4 Cooking ( 3 Cans )many Flav Pick One

Campbell's Cream Of Soup Condensed Good 4 Cooking ( 3 Cans )many Flav Pick One

Always Fresh and Factory Sealed!Campbell's Cream of Condensed Soup Flavor: See Choices Below Size: One 3-Pack ~*~ This listing is for one 3-Pack of Ca...
eBay

$16.95

FREE Shipping
Campbell's Creamy Broccoli Soup On The Go 10.9 Oz ( 3 Pack)

Campbell's Creamy Broccoli Soup On The Go 10.9 Oz ( 3 Pack)

Campbell's Creamy Broccoli Soup On The Go Auction is for three 10.9 oz containers ********************************************Combined Shipping Availa...
eBay

$13.25

FREE Shipping
Campbell's Broccoli Cheese Condensed Soup 10.75 Oz 3 Cans

Campbell's Broccoli Cheese Condensed Soup 10.75 Oz 3 Cans

Campbell's Broccoli Cheese Condensed Soup Auction is for three 10.75 oz cans **********************************************************Combined Shippi...
eBay

$13.06

FREE Shipping
Campbell's Slow Kettle Style Creamy Broccoli Cheddar Bisque 15.5 oz

Campbell's Slow Kettle Style Creamy Broccoli Cheddar Bisque 15.5 oz

Everything good takes time. Campbell's Slow Kettle Style Line has high quality ingredients and delicious flavor combinations that deliver an experienc...
Vitacost.com

$4.99

+$4.99 shipping
Campbell's Soup At Hand(R), Classic Tomato, 10.75 Oz, Box Of 8

Campbell's Soup At Hand(R), Classic Tomato, 10.75 Oz, Box Of 8

Enjoy your favorite soups - with these heat-and-go cups It's as simple as 1-2-3: Pop the top, microwave and go! Campbell's Soup At Hand(R), Classic To...
Office Depot

$30.69

+$9.95 shipping
Campbell's Cream Of Chicken & Mushroom Soup Great For Cooking Six 10.75 Oz Cans

Campbell's Cream Of Chicken & Mushroom Soup Great For Cooking Six 10.75 Oz Cans

CAMPBELLS CREAM 0F CHICKEN MUSHROOM SOUP SIX CANS This listing is for six 10.75 oz cans of Campbells Cream of Chicken Mushroom Soup. Cream of Chicken ...
eBay

$23.45

FREE Shipping
Campbell's Cream Of Potato Condensed Soup 10 Oz 3 Cans

Campbell's Cream Of Potato Condensed Soup 10 Oz 3 Cans

Campbell's Cream of Potato Condensed Soup Auction is for three 10 oz cans Less sodium with natural sea salt added ************************************...
eBay

$13.06

FREE Shipping
Campbells Soup 11oz Pack of 12

Campbells Soup 11oz Pack of 12

110 calories per 1/2 cup. Recipes are a click away. CampbellsKitchen.com. In our soups, we begin with good, honest ingredients. Good source of vitamin...
Sears
Campbell's Condensed Soup Disney Princess Frozen 10.5 oz

Campbell's Condensed Soup Disney Princess Frozen 10.5 oz

Find soups, stews and stocks at Target.com! Campbell's condensed soup disney princess frozen 10.5 oz
Target

$1.30

FREE Shipping