Print Options

 
 
 Print

Quick Wild Rice Soup Recipe

While my mother helped out on the family farm, I took over in the kitchen and have been cooking ever since. I often serve this soup with a loaf of warm bread.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 30 min. YIELD:10 servings

Ingredients

  • 10 bacon strips
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 package (6.2 ounces) fast-cooking long grain and wild rice mix
  • 2 cans (10-3/4 ounces each) condensed cream of potato soup, undiluted
  • 4 cups milk
  • 2 cups process cheese (Velveeta)

Directions

  • 1. In a large skillet, cook bacon until crisp; remove to paper towels to drain. Reserve 1 teaspoon drippings; saute onion in drippings.
  • 2. In a large saucepan, cook rice according to package directions. Stir in the soup, milk, cheese and onion. Crumble eight strips of bacon; add to soup. Cook and stir over low heat until cheese is melted. Crumble remaining bacon and sprinkle over soup. Yield: 6-8 servings (2-1/2 quarts).

Nutritional Facts

1 serving (1 cup) equals 355 calories, 23 g fat (11 g saturated fat), 45 mg cholesterol, 972 mg sodium, 25 g carbohydrate, 1 g fiber, 12 g protein.