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Old Fashioned Potato Soup Recipe

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This recipe for Old Fashioned Potato Soup, by , is from Papa Art's Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Art Broadnax
Added: Wednesday, September 14, 2005


8 Medium Potatoes Diced
5 Slices Bacon
1/4 Cup Margarine
1 Cup Chopped Celery
1 1/2 Cups Chopped Onions
1 Can Cream of Potato Soup
2 Cups 8 oz. Shredded Cheese
Water or Additional Milk
Salt & Pepper

Dice the potatoes,celery and onions put in a large pot, boil them in water until tender. Drain, Set Aside.
In a skillet cook the bacon until crisp. Drain off about half of the fat. .
Add the soup, and 2/3 quart heavy cream. Simmer, stirring constantly for about 8 minutes. Add milk or water to maintain the proper consistency. Serve in bowl with bacon/celery/cheese and onions sprinkled over top.




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