Friday, February 5, 2010

Easy Potato Soup

My Mom gave me this recipe a few months ago, and it has turned into a family favorite at our house! Here's how to make it.

*6 potatoes, peeled and chopped (I always use around 9-10 to make more)
*1 onion, chopped

Cover with water (just to the top of the potatoes) and boil until potatoes are tender. Don't drain water!!

Add:
*2 Tbsp. chicken bouillon
*8 oz. sour cream
*8 oz. shredded cheese

Stir until smooth.

**I add carrots and celery in with the potatoes and onion before boiling. We also like this soup with crumbled bacon on top. Yum!!

12 comments:

P@nmyfreetime.blogspot.com said...

this looks so yummy!!!
we happen to adore anything potato and i am sure we will love this!
i will let you know if i make it!!

Melinda said...

We love that soup too!
You should try the Cheesy Potato & Chowder soup I posted on my blog on Nov 5th. It's delish!

nap time journal said...

I just made a BIG pot of my potato cheese soup the other day! Yum, gotta love comfort food on a cold day :) I think I'll try adding carrots to mine next time, thanks for the idea! Have a great weekend.

Kaysi said...

That sounds sooo yummy. Too bad my husband doesn't like soup because I would love to make it. I love putting corn in my potato soup when I do get to make it :)

WhineNRoses said...

Hello- I just found your blog!!! It is so wonderfula dn so creative!!!
I am now a follower- can't wait to see more of your projects!!
Jenn~

MFull said...

I made this over the weekend....I had a 10 lb bag of potatoes to use up....my 12 year old son at 7 bowls of the soup! I would say it was a hit! Thanks for the post

Dawn said...

try adding chopped green onions on top as a garnish too with the bacon...yummy!!! Adds just the right amount of something to the soup!

Brenda said...

Thanks for sharing! I love potato soup! I haven't made it in a long time. I will try your recipe!

So nice to meet you! Youg blog is great! It's great to meet new friends!

Nicole Maki said...

Thank you so much for this recipe. I made it tonight and it was easy and delicious.

You rock!

DOEHLER DAYS said...

thanks for this recipe! I had a big ol bag of potatoes that to be used and I made this tonight. It was a favorite all around, and the easiest soup I've EVER made!

Thanks!

linda said...

Misty,
mmmmmm! i love potato soup! this looks like a winner! I'll def have to try it!
Thanks for sharing this recipe with in the Recipe Swap!
Linda
Craftaholics Anonymous

linda @ CraftaholicsAnonymous said...

Misty,
Just wanted to swing by and let you know I featured your pot soup on my blog today :) thanks for sharing this in the Recipe Swap!!
take care,
Linda

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