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Recipe Finder: Nutritious cream of broccoli soup
Recipe Finder: Nutritious cream of broccoli soup

Becky Holborn of Castle Rock, Wash., was in search of the recipe for the cream of broccoli soup from the Spaghetti Works & Deli in Longview, Wash. She said the original owner, Dolores Rasmussen, was very hands-on and oversaw all the wonderful home-style cooking. The restaurant is now closed and, unfortunately, I had no success tracking down the restaurant's founder or anyone associated with the place. However, I too am a fan of a good bowl of cream of broccoli soup and have experimented with many recipes over the years. One of the best I've tried lately comes from Michael Chiarello, celebrity chef and cookbook author specializing in Italian-influenced California cuisine. His...