Connie's Potato Soup

Connie Ottman


My ex-sister-in-law gave me this recipe over four decades ago. It's quite versital. Sometimes I'll add more potato or onions and less water. Can easily be doubled. Tweak it to your tastes. Like most great soups, it's better the second day. Enjoy!


★★★★★ 2 votes

15 Min
25 Min
Stove Top


  • 3 Tbsp
  • 1 c
    diced onions
  • 3 c
    cubed potatoes
  • 1
    carrot- grated
  • 2 c
  • ·
    small amount of flour and water mixture
  • 2 tsp
  • 1/2 tsp
  • 3 c
  • 3 Tbsp
    parsley flakes
  • 1/2 c
    sour cream (optional

How to Make Connie's Potato Soup


  1. Gather ingredients.
  2. Peel and dice potatoes and immediately put into cold water.
  3. Melt butter in pan.
  4. Brown onions.
  5. Add butter, onions,carrots, water, salt & pepper to potatoes.
  6. Cook over low heat for 20 minutes until potatoes are cook through.
  7. Mix together a small amount of flour and water. Add this slurry to potatoes.
  8. Stir in milk and parsley and bring to the boiling point. Turn off heat.
  9. Option step: Garnish with sour cream.

Printable Recipe Card

About Connie's Potato Soup

Course/Dish: Other Soups
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American

Show 19 Comments & Reviews

32 Bacon Recipes You Need in Your Life

32 Bacon Recipes You Need in Your Life

How do you make a recipe better? You add bacon, duh. Salty, bacony goodness, we absolutely love the flavor kick bacon gives a recipe. From vegetables to soups to breakfast casseroles to macaroni and cheese, bacon is a delicious addition to any recipe. Check out these 32 bacon recipes to get your taste buds drooling!

11 Easy Fish Taco Recipes

11 Easy Fish Taco Recipes

For all our fellow taco-lovers out there, you need to check out these recipes. Not only is fish a healthier option for Taco Tuesday, but it also helps switch things up. Plus, there are so many options! From beer battered to grilled to pan seared, fish tacos are a delicious addition to your taco rotation.

27 Stuffed Food Recipes

27 Stuffed Food Recipes

From appetizers to meat and baked treats, stuffed recipes are fun. Stuffed peppers are always a winner but other dishes can be stuffed too. Crescent dough can be stuffed with pretty much anything. Turn a basic chicken breast into something special by stuffing it with cheese and bacon. Stuffed shells are traditionally Italian but give […]