Miss Betty's Potato Soup

Kathy W

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@Kattyw

This is a simple, but delicious soup. Great with a salad and some crusty homemade bread.

Miss Betty would occasionally crisp up some bacon, crumble it and sprinkle some into each bowl.


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Serves:

4

Method:

Stove Top

Ingredients

4-5 medium
potatoes, peeled and cut into small cubes (about 3/8")
2 Tbsp
onion, chopped fine, optional
4 c
milk
1/4 c
butter
salt and pepper to taste

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Place potatoes, onion, salt, pepper, butter and milk in a 4 quart pan. Bring slowly to just a boil. Turn heat down a little - you want the soup just at boiling; less than a full boil, more than a simmer. Stir often. this is important, milk scorches easily. Cook until potatoes are done, about 20 minutes or so.
2
Remove from heat. Using a stick blender, give the soup 3-4 pulses. (The more you pulse, the small the pieces of potato.)
3
Check seasonings and serve.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Soups, Vegetable Soup
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Hashtags: #easy, #creamy, #milk, #Potatoes