Easy Potato Soup

Easy Potato Soup

11 review, 4.8 star(s). 91% would make again

Ready in 30 minutes

Quick, easy and delicious! This creamy soup has a delightful flavor that will have everyone asking for the recipe!


4 large potatoes; peeled and cubed
2 cups Water
1 teaspoon onion; dried minced
1 clove garlic; minced
1/2 teaspoon Salt
1/4 teaspoon pepper
1 cup milk
4 ounces process American cheese; cubed
2 tablespoons butter or margarine
1 tablespoon chicken bouillon granules
2 teaspoons fresh parsley; minced
Real bacon pieces; (optional)
cheddar cheese; Shredded, (optional)

Original recipe makes 6



In a large saucepan, combine the potatoes, water, onion, garlic, salt and pepper; bring to a boil over medium heat. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15-20 minutes or until potatoes are tender. (Do not drain.) Mash potatoes in liquid (in the saucepan) until almost smooth. Add remaining ingredients EXCEPT bacon and shredded cheddar; cook and stir until the American cheese is melted. Optional: Top each bowl of soup with sprinkled bacon and shredded cheddar cheese.

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Great and easy !! I used raw onion instead of dry onion. Added more bacon in soup mix. Delicious and filling !
joannewillard 3y ago

Wow!!! And soon easy too. This is really a quick and delicious recipe. My family raved about it. I just didn't tell them it had 5 slices of velveeta in it ;)
Charmcity 4y ago

Awesome soup !! I added fried ham, carrots, and celery. Everyone loveeed it <3
Rbrooklynn 4y ago

I hope it's good because it's my first time making it and I'm 11 years old
Katy11 4y ago

So good! Surprised how good it was because it was so simple.
Blondi1560 4y ago

It was terrific! My whole family loved it!
Ltodaro 5y ago

Delicious and easy! I tripled this recipe to serve 20+ people and everyone raved about it. Will definitely be making this again.
Sharon0213 5y ago

This ia quick and tasty recipe. Definitely a keeper!
Jhammer98 5y ago

Great recipe I loved it!
douxchienne 5y ago

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