"The tradition of Italian cooking is that of the matriarch. This is the cooking of grandma. She didn't waste time thinking too much about the celery. She got the best celery she could and then she dealt with it."--Mario Batali

Spicy Cheeseburger Soup Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:


This recipe for Spicy Cheeseburger Soup, by , is from Sisters, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Lindsey Anderson
Added: Tuesday, November 11, 2008


1 1/2 cups Water
2 cups Potatoes, peeled and cubed
2 small Carrots, grated
1 small Onion, chopped
1/4 cup Green Pepper, chopped
1 Garlic Clove, minced
1 tbsp. Beef Bouillon Granules
1/2 tsp. Salt
1lb. Ground Beef, cooked and drained
2 1/2 cups Milk, divided
3 tbsp. Flour
8oz. American Cheese, cubed
1/4 to 1 tsp. Cayenne Pepper
1/2lb. Bacon, cooked and crumbled

In a large saucepan, combine the first nine ingredients; bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 15-20 minutes or until potatoes are tender. Stir in beef and 2 cups of milk; heat through. Combine flour and remaining milk until smooth; gradually stir into soup. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened and bubbly. Reduce heat; stir in cheese until melted. Add cayenne if desired. Top with bacon just before serving.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
6-8 servings




Learn more about the process to create a cookbook -- or
Start your own personal family cookbook right now!  Here's to good eating!

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!


Bookmark and Share




Cookbooks are great for Holiday Gifts, Wedding Gifts, Bridal Shower ideas and Family Reunions!

*Recipes and photos entered into the Family Cookbook Project are provided by the submitting contributors. All rights are retained by the contributor. Please contact us if you believe copyright violations have occurred.

Search for more great recipes here from over 500,000 in our family cookbooks!