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creamy potato and bacon soup

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Mary Lee

What can I say .. its delicious !

(1 rating)
yield 3 -4
prep time 25 Min
cook time 30 Min

Ingredients For creamy potato and bacon soup

  • 6 medium boiled potatoes
  • 6 slices of fried crumbled bacon
  • 5 chicken bouillon cubes
  • 1 medium onion diced
  • 1 medium carrot .. julienne
  • 2 stalks celery diced small (opitonal)
  • 3 cups potato water
  • 1 pint half and half
  • 1/2 teaspoon parsely flakes
  • salt/pepper to taste
  • garnish: shredded cheddar cheese (or cheese of your choice)
  • note: add 2 tbs butter/margarine to bacon and other fried ingredients

How To Make creamy potato and bacon soup

  • 1
    Place approx 3 quarts of water in large pot ...add 4 chicken bouillon cubes and six peeled and cubed potatoes .. boil until soft enough for mashing .. drain all but approx 3 cups of water , mash potatoes, slowly add half and half .. bacon , onion and carrots ... simmer on low for 5-7 minutes (stir often) .. salt/pepper to taste Garnish with Shredded cheddar cheese ( or cheese of your choice) .. Enjoy
  • 2
    Note: In fry pan fry cut up bacon, when bacon is half done add butter/margarine and onion,celery and carrot have ready to add to potatoes including some of the bacon drippings.

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