Delicious Potato Soup Recipe: Creamy Comfort Food

Whether you’re seeking comfort, nourishment, or simply a delicious bowl of soup, this potato soup recipe delivers on all fronts. Our potato soup recipe combines simple ingredients with a touch of culinary magic to create a hearty and satisfying meal. It is prepared quickly and easily on the stovetop, without the need of heavy cream, and is always tasty, cozy, and creamy. So, let’s get cooking.

Prepration Time: 15 min

Cooking Time: 30 min

Total Time: 45min

Servings: 8

Potato Soup Recipe Ingredients:

  • 8 potatoes, peeled and cubed
  • 3 tsp fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1-pound bacon, chopped
  • 4 cups vegetable broth/ chicken stock
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1/4 tsp of black pepper
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • Salt
  • 1 tsp dried tarragon
  • 1 cup of milk
  • 1/4 tsp of thyme
  • 2 stalk celery, diced

Instructions:

  1. Peel and chop the potatoes, onion, and garlic if you didn’t do it earlier.
  2. In a Dutch oven, add the bacon, and cook for 7 to 10 minutes, turning the bacon occasionally, until it is thoroughly browned. Drain the bacon on paper towels.
  3. Now drain all of the bacon grease except for 1/4 cup.
  4. In the saved bacon drippings, cook the onion and celery for about 5 minutes, or until the onion is tender and translucent.
  1. Then, add the garlic and simmer for an additional one to two minutes.
  2. Add the potatoes and toss well. For 3 to 4 minutes, sauté. Put the bacon back in the pan and cover the potatoes with just enough chicken stock. For 15 to 20 minutes, boil the potatoes.
  3. In the meantime, melt the butter in a different skillet over medium flame. Mix in the flour. Cook for about 1 to 2 mins while stirring continuously. Add the tarragon, cilantro, and cream by whisking.
  4. Then, cream mixture should be brought to a boil before being cooked for 5 minutes while constantly stirring. Stir the cream mixture into the potato mixture.
  5. Serve the tempting potato soup hot and enjoy.

Nutritional values:

Calories: 589, Fat: 42g, Carbs: 42g, Protein: 14g

FAQs:

Q: Potato soup could be freeze?

Potato soup does not freeze well. The potatoes become grainy when they thaw. And usually, all the dairy-based soups tend to separate during reheating and thawing. So, it it’s possible, avoid freezing potato soup.

Q: How to save potato soup?

Place the soup in an airtight container after allowing it to cool fully. For up to four days, keep can keep it in the refrigerator. Use the microwave or the stove to reheat.

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