Creamy Potato Soup

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Jennifer J

By
@chocolate_cutie

This is very good on a cold day. Gives you that warm feeling in your tummy and makes you smile.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

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Ingredients

  • 6
    medium potatoes, peeled and diced
  • 4 Tbsp
    butter
  • 1
    medium onion, chopped
  • 4 Tbsp
    flour
  • 6 c
    milk
  • 1/2 tsp
    thyme
  • 1
    smoked ham hock
  • 1 c
    mashed potatoes
  • ·
    salt and pepper to taste
  • ·
    bacon, cooked and crumbled (optional garnish)
  • ·
    cheddar cheese, shredded (optional garnish)
  • ·
    green onion, chopped (optional garnish)

How to Make Creamy Potato Soup

Step-by-Step

  1. In a dutch oven, heat butter and saute onions until lightly browned.
  2. Add flour and continue cooking for 1 minute.
  3. Add milk stirring until mixture is smooth and begins to thicken slightly.
  4. Add thyme leaves, smoked ham hock and mashed potatoes.
  5. Place covered in a preheated 350-degree oven and bake for 1 hour or until potatoes are tender.
  6. If soup is too thick thin with a little cold milk.
  7. Season with salt and pepper and garnish individual bowls with garnishes.

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About Creamy Potato Soup

Course/Dish: Cream Soups
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



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