Cheesy Potato Soup (sallye) Recipe

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CHEESY POTATO SOUP (SALLYE)

sallye bates

By
@grandedame

Had to take my DIL for a tooth extraction this morning, so thought this would be a nice soft lunch for us. Also the weather is stormy and dropping, just the kind of day for a nice hot bowl of soup.

MMMM good.


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Serves:

4

Prep:

10 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

6 medium
russet potatoes
1 stick
butter
1-2 qt
water
1 Tbsp
salt
1 Tbsp
fresh ground pepper
2 Tbsp
dried onions flakes (optional)
1 can(s)
(small) evaporated milk
2 Tbsp
cornstarch
8 oz
shredded cheddar cheese

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Peel and wash potatoes; cut into bite-sized pieces and place in large heavy saucepan

Add enough water to reach about 2" above the top of all the potatoes.

Add stick of butter, salt, pepper and optional onions.

Cook approximately 10 minutes over medium heat until potatoes are beginning to soften
2
Dissolve cornstarch in just enough water to make a thin paste. Add to potatoes and stir briskly with wooden spoon to blend.

Add can of evaporated milk and blend in with wooden spoon.
3
Turn heat to medium low and cook for 10 more minutes, stirring often to keep from sticking or lumping.

After 10 minutes, add cheese and stir in until well blended and cheese is melted into soup mixture.
4
Dish up in deep soup bowls and serve while still hot.

Good served with cornbread muffins and a sandwich of your choosing.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cream Soups
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy
Hashtags: #cheese, #Potatoes