Here is our family’s favorite easy potato soup recipe! This potato soup has been in our family for years and it’s a HUGE favorite! Of course how can you go wrong with bacon in it! If you don’t know how to make potato soup, you’ll see that it is super easy! It tastes like a gourmet baked potato with bacon and the entire family will love it!
You can find this recipe in our Dining On A Dime Cookbook on page 111.
Easy Potato Soup Recipe
6 medium potatoes, peeled and cubed
2 chicken bouillon cubes
2 slices bacon, fried and crumbled or 1 Tbsp. bacon grease
pepper (to taste)
salt (to taste)
2 cups American cheese
1 tsp. onion salt
4 cups milk*
In a Dutch oven, add the potatoes. Add enough water to cover the potatoes. Boil until the potatoes are tender. Drain and add the rest of the ingredients. Cook just until heated through. Do not boil.
*Dry milk may be used in place of milk. Do not drain the water if dry milk is used. Just add the dry milk to the water. Makes 2 quarts.
This Potato Bacon Chowder Soup Recipe makes a hearty and delicious soup that is perfect for cool winter days!
Potato Bacon Chowder Soup Recipe
8 slices bacon, cut
1 cup chopped onion
2 cups cubed potatoes
1 cup water
1 can cream of chicken soup (regular small can)
1 cup sour cream
1 3/4 cups milk
1/2 tsp. salt
2 Tbsp. parsley, optional
In a kettle, fry bacon until crisp. Add onion and saute 2-3 minutes. Drain. Add potatoes and water. Bring to a boil. Cover and simmer 10-15 minutes until potatoes are tender. Add soup and sour cream. Gradually add milk. Add salt, pepper and parsley. Heat until warm. Do not boil. Makes 4 servings.
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