"The trouble with eating Italian food is that five or six days later you're hungry again."--George Miller

Cheese Soup Recipe

  Tried it? Rate this Recipe:
 

 

Cheese Soup image

 

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

Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Panera Bread

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
5 - tbsp butter or margarine
2 - medium carrots, chopped
2 - stalks celery, chopped
- green bell pepper, chopped
1 - medium onion, chopped
1 - cup mushrooms, chopped
- cup cooke ham or bacon, chopped
- cup all-purpose flour
2 - tbsp cornstarch
4 - cups chicken broth
4 - cups milk
- tsp paprika
- tsp cayenne pepper
- tsp ground mustard
1 - pound sharp cheddar cheese
6 - Panera Sourdough Bread Bowls

Directions:
Directions:
In a large, heavy stockpot, melt butter or margarine. Add chopped vegetables and ham or bacon, and cook over medium heat until vegetables are slightly tender (about 10 minutes). Stir in flour and cornstarch. Cook, stirring constantly, about 3 minutes. Add broth and continue stirring until slightly thickened. Add milk and spices. Add cheese gradually, stirring until cheese is melted. To avoid curdling, do not allow soup to boil after cheese is added. Season to taste with salt and pepper. Serve piping hot in a hollowed Sourdough bread bowl.

 

 

 

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

 

 

1W  

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!