Recipe: Delicious Best Damn Potato Soup - Secret Recipes

Recipe: Delicious Best Damn Potato Soup

Best Damn Potato Soup.

Best Damn Potato Soup You can have Best Damn Potato Soup using 13 ingredients and 8 steps. Here is how you cook it.

Ingredients of Best Damn Potato Soup

  1. Prepare of Soup Base.
  2. You need 12 strips of bacon.
  3. Prepare 2 cloves of garlic.
  4. Prepare 1 of medium onion.
  5. It’s 4 cups of beef broth.
  6. Prepare 8 of red potatoes.
  7. It’s of Béchamel Sauce.
  8. Prepare 100 g of (~1/2 cup) butter.
  9. It’s 100 g of (~1/2 cup) flour.
  10. It’s 3 cups of milk.
  11. You need 1 cup of shredded cheddar cheese.
  12. It’s of Salt and pepper to taste.
  13. It’s 2 of thinly sliced green onions.

Best Damn Potato Soup step by step

  1. Prep your ingredients: Dice bacon and onions. Peel and chop garlic cloves. Dice potatoes into 1/2 inch cubes. Thinly slice green onions..
  2. Prepare Soup Base: Cook bacon over medium heat in large soup pot until brown..
  3. Add garlic and onions to soup pot and cook until onions become slightly translucent..
  4. Add beef broth and potatoes to soup pot, allow to boil. Cover and reduce heat to low. Simmer for ~15 minutes or until potatoes are fork tender..
  5. Prepare Béchamel: In a sauce pan, add 1/2 cup butter. Cook until butter has melted and is no longer "foamy/bubbly".
  6. Add 1/2 cup of flour to sauce pan and stir until well combined. Cook for 4 to 5 minutes stirring constantly..
  7. Slowly add milk to sauce pan, stirring to avoid lumps. Once all milk is added, stir in 1 cup of cheese and add salt/pepper to taste..
  8. Combine béchamel sauce to soup base in soup pot and stir until combined. Serve topped with green onions..