Potato Soup My Way

1
LESLIE TRYTHALL

By
@LTPT1986

I wanted potato soup since it was cold outside. I read quite a few recipes, but nothing jumped out at me, so I "winged" it. My dad said he wasn't very hungry, so " just give me a little". He went back for more,twice! Then he said my stepmom prided herselfon her potato soup, but mine was the best he had ever eaten! High praise, indeed! Even hubby had 2 full bowls & he thinks soup alone doesn't count as a meal! LOL!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
1 Hr
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 7 medium
    potatoes, peeled & diced
  • 2 c
    chicken stock
  • 4-5 c
    water
  • 1/2 c
    celery, diced small
  • 1 medium
    onion, diced small
  • 1 tsp
    garlic salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    black pepper
  • 2 c
    leftover mashed potatoes
  • 1 pkg
    country gravy mix
  • 3 slice
    cooked bacon, chopped
  • 4 oz
    velveeta, diced

How to Make Potato Soup My Way

Step-by-Step

  1. Put potatoes, chicken stock, onions, seasonings in a large pot. Add water to cover potatoes well.
  2. Bring to a boil, then reduce heat to medium low. Simmer for about an hour.(Not necessary, can just cook until potatoes are done.) Do not drain.
  3. Add 1/2 cups water. Return to a boil. Mix 1/2 cup water with gravy mix & stir into potatoes.
  4. Add leftover mashed potatoes & stir to combine. Add cheese & bacon.Reduce heat to simmer.
  5. Cook until desired consistency.

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About Potato Soup My Way

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




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