2 tablespoons olive oil
2 pounds carrots, peeled and cut into 1-inch rounds
1 1/3 cups onion, coarsely chopped
3 large cloves garlic, coarsely chopped
5 cups vegetable broth
2 tablespoons SILVER BLOSSOM HONEY
5 whole cloves
1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
1/2 cup half and half cream
How Honey is Made
To make honey, bees drop the collected nectar into the honeycomb and then evaporate it by fanning their wings.
Using an immersion blender or regular blender, puree soup until smooth. If using a blender, return soup to pot. Mix in lemon juice and half and half. Heat soup before serving. Do not boil.