COOK and stir onions in butter in medium saucepan on medium-high heat 3 to 5 min. or until onions are crisp-tender. Whisk in flour until well blended.
ADD MILK; COOK AND STIR ON MEDIUM HEAT 2 MIN., STIRRING OCCASIONALLY. ADD NEUFCHATEL; COOK AND STIR 2 TO 3 MIN. OR UNTIL MELTED.
STIR in remaining ingredients; cook 5 min. or until heated through, stirring occasionally.
You'll know it's a special occasion when you get to enjoy a serving of this delicious soup.
Substitute frozen chopped spinach; frozen cauliflower florets, chopped; or frozen asparagus spears, chopped; for the broccoli.
Use Your Microwave
Microwave onions and butter in 2-qt. microwaveable bowl on HIGH 30 sec. or until onions are crisp-tender. Stir in milk. Microwave 3 to 4 min. or until heated through, stirring every 2 min. Stir in cream cheese. Microwave 4 to 6 min. or until cream cheese is melted, stirring every 2 min. Stir in remaining ingredients. Microwave 30 sec. or until heated through.