Somebody give me a quick potato soup recipe

Discussion in 'Egg, Chicken, & Other Favorite Recipes' started by MandyH, Nov 3, 2010.

  1. MandyH

    MandyH You'll shoot your eye out!

    That's easy and GOOD.
  2. herefordlovinglady

    herefordlovinglady It Is What It Is

    Jun 23, 2009
    i boil potatoes with onions. boil until almost mushy. add milk heat to almost boiling. i buy the already cooked bacon bits, velveta cheese and sour cream. mix it all together when its hot and make loaded baked potato soup.
  3. MandyH

    MandyH You'll shoot your eye out!

    Well THAT"S easy enough LOL. I have all those things in the pantry and fridge too. Thanks
  4. NoseyChickens

    NoseyChickens Feathers On The Ground

    Aug 3, 2009
    Southern California
    boil peeled potatoes in chicken broth with chopped up carrots, celery, onion and a tied up bundle of fresh thyme and bayleaf . When veggies are soft take out the herbs and mash. add salt and fresh ground pepper. Add milk or cream to desired consistancy. Add cheese it you like.
    Last edited: Nov 3, 2010
  5. rodriguezpoultry

    rodriguezpoultry Langshan Lover

    Jan 4, 2009
    Claremore, OK
    I was lazy:

    2 potatoes, cubed up. Go ahead and put into boiling water to soften them up. Once softened (not mushy), pour out water and replace with milk on LOW setting so you don't scorch the milk. Put in some cheddar cheese (whatever comes in the bags), some bacon bits, I "think" a little bit of butter and bada-bing you're good to go.
    I don't think I added an onion, I might have though?
  6. halo

    halo Got The Blues

    Nov 22, 2007
    My Coop
    I sometimes add green beans, maybe some fried sausage or fried hamburger, whatever I happen to have. And always fresh rolls. Cant beat that for a great dinner.
  7. The Chicken People

    The Chicken People Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 4, 2009
    Smithville, Mo I have to go to town for ingredients!
  8. cheri222

    cheri222 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 12, 2010
    Erie PA
    If you mean real easy, make your soup out of chicken broth, add instant mashed pot to thicken it. My mom is gluten free and I cook for all the Holidays so I have found many short cuts and instant mashed pot work for many things.
  9. pamperedpoultry

    pamperedpoultry CHICKENFIED

    I've got 2~
    Boil ya potatoes down to almost mush, then add cream salt and pepper (can add onions if you like)

    1 pint half and half
    1 can cream potatoe soup
    1 small sour cream
    Onions (if you like)
    2 cans diced or sliced potatoes

    I normally double my ingredients
    Last edited: Nov 3, 2010
  10. BethieofVA

    BethieofVA Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 27, 2010
    Yorktown, Virginia
    Excellent soup,

    Bring to a boil four cups chicken broth, 4 cups diced potatoes, med onion diced, seasoned salt and pepper. Cook till fork tender. Now, in a blender put one 8oz block of softened cream cheese with a few ladles of your potato soup including some potatoes. Once smooth, add back into the soup. You could add anything you wanted. Last night, it was smoked pork chops! YUM!!

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