Homemade cream of mushroom soup

Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup

Cream of Mushroom soup is the magic to making the mundane tasty if you ask me. Unfortunately the canned version has lots of preservatives and chemicals in it, so I either try to go with the organic version or make my own when time permits.

Making homemade cream of mushroom soup is simple and tastes so much better than its canned counterpart. I’ll admit whipping up your own version is a little more costly and surely takes more time than using the canned version but the taste makes up for the effort.

The Ingredients are about as basic as they come.

Mushrooms, a few seasonings, flour, broth and milk.


Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup


Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup


Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup




This is a condensed version, so if you have plans to enjoy it as a soup, I recommend diluting it with either broth or water. In recipes you can use as is in a 1:1 ratio. Store in a glass mason jar in the refrigerator for a week.


Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup
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  • ¾ cup finely chopped mushrooms
  • ⅓ cup of Flour
  • ⅔ cup of Milk
  • 1¼ cup Vegetable Broth
  • 1 tsp. Onion Powder
  • 1 tsp. Garlic Powder
  • ¼ tsp. Celery Salt
  • ¼ tsp. Salt
  • ¼ tsp. Pepper
  1. Boil vegetable broth to boil in a large pan
  2. In a bowl, whisk together milk and flour until flour is dissolved
  3. Add in remaining ingredients and continue whisking until incorporated
  4. Add the milk/flour mixture to the broth, whisking to combine
  5. Reduce heat to medium, allow to cook until thickened (3-5 minutes) stirring constantly
  6. Remove from heat. Use immediately or store in airtight container in refrigerator


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  1. Looks great lady. I make my own broth and stock. Now I will definitely try this because yeah I’m not here for the canned stuff. I love mushrooms.

  2. Thanks for sharing this delicious recipe of yours Martha! So perfect for the cold weather right now. You are right, canned version of mushroom soup has lots of preservatives compared to the freshly picked ingredients to make a delicious soup. Again, thank you for sharing this post!

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