Loaded Baked Potato Soup
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- 1 pound(s) bacon roughly chopped
- 1 medium yellow onion diced
- 1 large carrot peeled & diced
- 3/4 cup(s) diced celery
- 4 large russet potatoes peeled & diced
- 4 medium red potatoes diced
- 1/4 cup(s) flour
- 2 cup(s) chicken
- coarse salt, freshly ground pepper, to taste
- 4 cup(s) heavy whipping cream
- Garnishes: Bacon bits, sour cream, shredded cheese
- 1.In a 6- to 8-quart stockpot over medium heat, fry bacon until crisp.
- 2.Remove bacon and drain on paper towels, reserving half for garnish. In bacon fat, cook onions, carrots, and celery until the onions are translucent. Add potatoes and cook for 4 minutes, stirring occasionally.
- 3.Whisk in flour and stir constantly over low heat until the flour is cooked and the mixture has thickened slightly, about 5 to 7 minutes. Add chicken stock and half of the bacon. Season with salt and pepper.
- 4.Over medium-high heat, bring the soup to a simmer and cook for 25 minutes or until the potatoes are soft. Mash some of the potatoes for thicker, creamier texture. Add whipping cream and simmer for 5 minutes.
- 5.Adjust thickness by adding water or stock. Soup should have a creamy consistency.
- 6.Season to taste, and garnish with toppings.
This recipe is a personal recipe added by Delacy and has not been tested or endorsed by MyRecipes.
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