Potato Soup

Linda Woodham

By
@fancygran

This is a big family favorite in cold weather. It is a great dish to take to pot luck dinners with family or friends.


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Serves:

6-8

Prep:

20 Min

Cook:

40 Min

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

1 Tbsp
olive oil, extra virgin
1 c
crisp bacon bits
1/2 c
onions finely chopped
1 tsp
garlic minced
3 c
chicken broth
6 c
diced potatoes
1 Tbsp
tony's seasoning
1
bay leaf
1 can(s)
canned milk
1 c
cream or half & half
2 Tbsp
butter real
1/4 c
parsley

Directions Step-By-Step

1
In a large pot add oil, and fry bacon until crispy. Drain on paper towels.
2
In bacon grease add onions, cook until they start to turn clear then add garlic cook for about 4 min,
3
add your chicken broth and potatoes to pot. Add tony's and bay leaf. Cook until potatoes or just tender then add can milk, cream and butter
4
To thicken take out one cup of potatoes and mash and add to soup. We like it with a thinner broth, if you like it thick mash more potatoes.
5
let simmer until hot ( DO NOT LET BOIL )
6
Remove bay leaf. Add parsley
7
Serve with chopped bacon and shredded cheese

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cream Soups
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy