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Mom's Potato Soup Recipe

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Submitted by boxermom

Makes 14 servings



This was my kids favorite growing up. It still is.

Recipe Ingredients for Mom's Potato Soup

5 lbs Potatoes, diced and boiled till tender (I usually did 5 pounds for us)
3 cans (12 oz.) evaporated milk
3 cup milk
4 tablespoon Butter, for rue (optional additional butter needed before serving)
2 tablespoon Flour
1 cup ham or cooked diced bacon (optional)
1 teaspoon dill weed (optional per serving)

Recipe Directions for Mom's Potato Soup

  1. While potatoes are in strainer, use same pot that you boiled them to make a rue.

  2. Melt the butter, add flour. Stir and cook till combined, careful not to burn it.

  3. Slowly add 1 cup of milk stirring constantly till combined.

  4. Should be thick, add evaporated milk, stir till combined.

  5. Add potatoes, optional meat. Stir.

  6. Add milk till potatoes are covered. Heat though, add more milk if needed.

  7. Before serving add more butter and dill weed. Or serve dill weed on the side.

Categories

Soup

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 308.2g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
294
Calories from Fat
102
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
11.3g
17%
Saturated Fat
6.1g
30%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
41mg
14%
Sodium
267mg
11%
Potassium
1004mg
29%
Total Carbohydrates
37.0g
12%
Dietary Fiber
4.0g
16%
Sugars
12.4g
Protein
11.5g
Vitamin A 8% Vitamin C 56%
Calcium 28% Iron 7%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B
  Good points
  • High in phosphorus
  • High in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
  • High in sugar
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