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Homemade Potato Soup This is an easy recipe, garnishes optional. Make this meal in 30 minutes for a dinner, lunch or side dish. DearCreatives.com #soup #potatosoup #dearcreatives

Homemade Potato Soup

Homemade Potato Soup is an easy 30 minute soup recipe. This recipe is a crowd pleaser.
Keyword homemade potato soup, potato soup, potato soup recipe
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 7
Author Theresa DearCreatives.com

Ingredients

  • wash and scrub all your vegetables
  • 7 big russet potatoes
  • 1 yellow onion
  • 3 garlic cloves
  • 3 celery
  • mini carrots or regular carrots
  • half a pobalno pepper optional
  • half a red bell pepper
  • half a yellow bell pepper
  • Other ingredients you'll need
  • 1 cup milk
  • half a cup heavy cream
  • 3 tablespoons flour
  • 2 tbsp. butter
  • 1-2 tablespoons olive oil
  • salt pepper and Cajun Spice Mix
  • 2- 32 ounce chicken broth

Optional toppings

  • Grated Cheddar Cheese
  • Bacon bits

Instructions

  1. Wash, scrub, and rinse off potatoes.
  2. Then peel potatoes and chop into bite size pieces.
  3. Place in cold water until needed. Drain off cold water before adding to soup, after adding broth.
  4. In a non stick skillet:Sauté your chopped onion, garlic, celery, carrots, poblano pepper, red bell pepper in 2 tablespoons butter, 1 tablespoon olive oil.
  5. When onions are translucent add the 2- 32 ounce boxes of chicken broth.
  6. Add chopped potatoes
  7. Add spices (dash of salt, cracked pepper, and 1/2 teaspoon Cajun Spices
  8. Bring to boil
  9. Reduce heat to low/simmer
  10. After 10 minutes mix flour with milk, and cream. Temper by adding a few spoonful's of broth to the bowl, then pour into pot of soup.
  11. Then cook until potatoes are tender about, 10 more minutes or slightly longer if needed.
  12. Serve with sides of grated cheddar cheese and chopped crispy bacon

Recipe Notes

Serve with sides of grated cheddar cheese and pre cooked, chopped crispy bacon.

Adapted from PerfectPotato Soup