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potato hamburger soup

a recipe by
Phyllis Burroughs
Vero Beach, FL

My Husband is a meat and potatoes man and mixing hamburger and potatoes in a creamy delicious soup makes him very happy.

serves 8
prep time 30 Min
cook time 45 Min
method Stove Top

Ingredients For potato hamburger soup

  • 5 md
    potatoes cubed
  • 1 lb
    lean hamburger
  • 1 md
  • 1/2 md
    green pepper
  • 1 Tbsp
    garlic chopped
  • 1 c
  • 7 c
  • 1/3 stick
    unsalted butter
  • 1 Tbsp
    bacon drippings
  • 2 c
    grated chedder cheese
  • salt and pepper to taste

How To Make potato hamburger soup

  • 1
    Peel, and dice onion. Chop pepper. Add to hamburger along with garlic, salt and pepper, and cook. Peel, cube, and boil potatoes. Add hamburger to potatoes in soup pot. Add cream, milk, butter, and bacon drippings. Taste and adjust for seasoning. Simmer until hot and bubbly. Serve each bowl with a generous serving of grated cheese on top.