Harvest Cheddar Soup

Fall flavors blended together for a simple meal. Try adding a fresh greens salad tossed with our Basic Vinaigrette.

Harvest Cheddar Soup


  • 2 cups (480 ml) chicken broth
  • 2 Tablespoons white wine
  • ¼ small onion, chopped
  • 1 stalk celery, diced
  • 2 apples, seeded, cored, quartered
  • 2 medium potatoes, baked
  • ⅛ teaspoon dried thyme
  • ⅛ teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • ⅛ teaspoon white pepper
  • 1 cup (115 g) cheddar cheese, shredded


  1. Place chicken stock, wine, onion, celery, apples, potatoes, and seasonings into the Vitamix container in the order listed and secure lid.
  2. Select Variable 1.
  3. Turn machine on and slowly increase speed to Variable 10, then to High.
  4. Blend for 6-7 minutes or until heavy steam escapes from the vented lid.
  5. Reduce speed to Variable 4 and remove the lid plug.
  6. Drop in cheese through the lid plug opening. Blend for an additional 15 seconds.


Garnish with sour cream and diced apples. This recipe can be reduced by half and made in smaller containers.