Smokey, Cheesy Ham and Tater soup
·leftover ham bone with ham
3 cloveminced garlic
1 can(s)fat free evaporated milk, undiluted
8 ozcheddar cheese, shredded or your favorite
How to Make Smokey, Cheesy Ham and Tater soup
- Boil ham bone in 4 c of water for a couple of hours. Remove bone and any ham that is left on it, you may want to strain your broth.
- Dice and carrots into med. size cubes, dice onions and celery and mince garlic. Place in large soup pot with 1/4 c of olive oil and saute on low till veggies are tender.
- Peel potatoes and cut into cubes. In another pot boil until fork tender and drain. In the pot you are sauting the veggies, add a little more oil if necessary and about 1/2 c of flour. Mix together till flour is absorbed. Add canned milk and mix to remove any lumps. Add ham broth. Simmer for about 10 min. Add drained potatoes.