Potato and Ham Soup (from leftover boiled dinner)

Karen Eustice


I make this soup with left overs from boiled ham dinner. Sometimes I make the dinner just to have this soup...prep time is time making boiled diner


★★★★★ 1 vote

8 to 10
1 Hr
30 Min


  • 2 slice
    bacon (chopped)
  • 1
    onion (chopped)
  • 2 Tbsp
  • 1/4 c
  • 1/2 tsp
    rosemary, dried
  • 1 tsp
    dill, dried
  • ·
    salt and pepper
  • 5
    cooked potatoes
  • 1 c
    cooked carrots, diced
  • 1 c
    cooked parsnips, diced
  • 8 c
    chicken broth
  • 1 cup
    cooked diced ham
  • 1/2 c
    cream or milk
  • 1/2 c
    shredded chedder cheese (for garnish)

How to Make Potato and Ham Soup (from leftover boiled dinner)


  1. render bacon on large pot and add onion and cook till onion is almost carmelized, add butter and flour and cook til golden in color
  2. add spices
  3. add Chicken stock, potatoes, carrots and parsnips.
    mash or use emersion blender to break down veggies
  4. cook to a boil and then add cooked ham cook 5 min to heat though
  5. remove from heat and stir in cream.
  6. serve and top with 1 to 2 Tbls. cheese
  7. serve with chedder biscut...yummy

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About Potato and Ham Soup (from leftover boiled dinner)

Course/Dish: Other Soups, Vegetable Soup
Other Tag: Quick & Easy

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