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Creamy Chunky Potato Soup Recipe
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Creamy Chunky Potato Soup Recipe

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"The first time I made this creamy satisfying soup, it instantly became my family's favorite," recalls Stephanie Moon, of Boise, Idaho. "It is perfect on chilly days. Even those who don't normally like Swiss cheese savor this delicious soup."
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES:7 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min.
MAKES: 7 servings

Ingredients

  • 4 medium potatoes (about 2 pounds), peeled and cubed
  • 3/4 cup chopped onion
  • 1 small carrot, chopped
  • 1/4 cup chopped celery
  • 1-1/2 cups chicken broth
  • 3 tablespoons butter, cubed
  • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 2-1/2 cups milk
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh parsley
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1 cup (4 ounces) shredded Swiss cheese

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 cup) equals 283 calories, 12 g fat (8 g saturated fat), 39 mg cholesterol, 599 mg sodium, 33 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 11 g protein.

Directions

  1. In a large saucepan, combine the potatoes, onion, carrot, celery and broth. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 12-15 minutes or until vegetables are tender; lightly mash.
  2. Meanwhile, in a small saucepan, melt butter; stir in flour until smooth. Gradually stir in milk. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened. Stir into potato mixture. Cook and stir until thickened and bubbly. Add parsley, salt and pepper. Remove from the heat; stir in cheese until melted. Yield: 7 servings.
Originally published as Chunky Potato Soup in Quick Cooking January/February 2005, p44

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 cup) equals 283 calories, 12 g fat (8 g saturated fat), 39 mg cholesterol, 599 mg sodium, 33 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 11 g protein.

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Reviewed Jan. 3, 2014

Used 2 cups of cheddar in place of the swiss and skipped the celery and carrots. It turned out great! Very hearty and simple to make. Everyone enjoyed it!

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Reviewed Mar. 16, 2013

I made this for a family dinner and everyone liked it.

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Reviewed Jan. 20, 2013

A friend of mine made this and it is awesome.....I am looking forward to making it tomorrow.......Its awesome.

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Reviewed Jan. 20, 2012

I have made this soup many, many times. All of my family love it -- children, grandchildren and in-laws. It reminds me of my childhood.

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