Ham & Potatoe Soup

Ham & Potatoe Soup Recipe

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Trina Martell

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@tmmartell

My family won't eat pea soup or bean soup, so coming up with something for that leftover ham bone was a bit of a challenge. Creamy potato soup was the answer...

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Serves:
8-10
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
1 Hr

Ingredients

10 c
water
1
ham bone
8
potatoes, large, diced
1
white onion, large, diced
1
celery heart, diced
3 Tbsp
chicken base
3 clove
garlic, minced
1 Tbsp
black pepper
1/8 tsp
cumin
1/8 tsp
clove
1 Tbsp
butter
1 pt
heavy whipping cream

How to Make Ham & Potatoe Soup

Step-by-Step

  • 1Put water and ham bone in 5-quart saucepan over medium heat. Cover & simmer for about 30 minutes or until meat is easily removed from the bones.
  • 2As ham bone is cooking, peel and dice potatoes into 1/2 inch cubes. Dice onion and celery heart.
  • 3Remove ham and bone from water. DO NOT use a strainer as you will be using the remaining water.
  • 4Add chicken base, garlic, pepper, cumin, clove and butter to sauce pan. Stir well.
  • 5Add potatoes, onion, and celery. Cut any large pieces of ham into 1/2 inch pieces and add to water.
  • 6Simmer for 30 minutes or until potatoes are tender.
  • 7Add heavy whipping cream, simmer for 5 - 10 minutes.
  • 8Garnish with sour cream, chives or shredded cheese.
    Serve with crusty rolls.

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About Ham & Potatoe Soup

Course/Dish: Cream Soups