TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 15 min.
MAKES: 5 servings


  • 1 large onion, chopped
  • 3/4 cup chopped celery
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 to 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 3 cups milk
  • 3 medium potatoes, peeled, cooked and sliced (2-1/2 cups)
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh parsley
  • 1 tablespoon paprika

Nutritional Facts

1 cup: 275 calories, 12g fat (7g saturated fat), 38mg cholesterol, 402mg sodium, 35g carbohydrate (11g sugars, 3g fiber), 8g protein


  1. In a large saucepan, saute onion and celery in butter until tender. Stir in flour and salt until blended. Gradually add milk. Bring to a boil; cook and stir for 2 minutes or until thickened and bubbly. Reduce heat. Add potatoes, parsley and paprika; heat through. Yield: 5 servings.
Originally published as Rosy Potato Soup in Taste of Home December/January 2001, p41

Reviews for Rosy Potato Soup

5 Star
4 Star
3 Star
2 Star
1 Star
Please Log In or Join to add a rating and review.
Click stars to rate
Any changes to your rating or review will appear where you originally posted your review
Loading Image
Loading Image