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CHUNKY POTATO SOUP Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Becky Francis
Added: Monday, July 28, 2008

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
3 medium red potatoes
2 cups water
1 small onion
3 tablespoons butter
3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
Crushed red pepper flakes
Ground black pepper
3 cups milk
1/2 teaspoon sugar
1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese3
1 cup cubed cooked ham

Directions:
Directions:
Peel potatoes and cut into 1-inch cubes.

Bring water to a boil in large saucepan. Add potatoes and cook until tender. Drain, reserving liquid. Set aside potatoes. Measure 1 cup cooking liquid, adding water, if necessary; set aside.

Peel and finely chop onion. Melt butter in saucepan over medium heat. Add onion to saucepan; cook, stirring frequently, until onion is translucent and tender, but not brown.

Add flour to saucepan; season with pepper flakes and black pepper to taste. Cook 3 to 4 minutes.

Gradually add potatoes, reserved 1 cup cooking liquid, milk and sugar to onion mixture in saucepan; stir well. Add cheese and ham. Simmer over low heat 30 minutes, stirring frequently. Store leftovers, covered, in refrigerator.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
Serves 12
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
35 minutes
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
To make this a filling meal. serve with fresh bread. For a slightly different twist, serve it in individual bread bowls. To make them, buy small round loaves of a hearty bread, such as Italian, and slice off a small piece from the top. Then remove the inside of the loaf, leaving a 1-1/2 inch shell; fill with hot soup.

 

 

 

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