Old Fashioned Potato Soup

Zelda Hopkins


This is from my mothers old Larkin Cook Book of 1915. As I said I will write it down as the book says.I remember this when i was a kid. Enjoy!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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serves 4
15 Min
1 Hr
Stove Top


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  • 4 large
    potatoes, diced
  • 2 small
    onions, diced
  • 1 pinch
  • 1 pinch
  • 1 pinch
    celery salt
  • 1 slice
    bacon or butter
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1 c

How to Make Old Fashioned Potato Soup


  1. Take four good-sized potatoes, cut into dice; also two small onions finely chopped; add salt, pepper, celery salt, and a small piece of bacon or a little butter. Cover with a quart of water.Cook slowly for one hour. Blend two tablespoons flour with one cup of milk. Add to hot soup, stir until it comes to a boil. Cook for a few minutes. This is very good.
    Submitted by C. Croman, Marion, ohio.

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About Old Fashioned Potato Soup

Course/Dish: Other Soups
Main Ingredient: Potatoes
Regional Style: American
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy

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