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potato soup

Potato Soup

  • 9 baking potatoes
  • 2/3 cup butter
  • 2/3 cup flour
  • 6 cups whole milk
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp. black pepper
  • 1/2 cup bacon bits
  • 4 green onions, chopped
  • 10 oz shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 8 oz container sour cream

Prick potatoes with a fork and cook in the microwave 3 or 4 at a time.  Scoop out the flesh.

In a large saucepan over medium heat, melt butter.  Stir in flour and cook for one minute.Whisk in milk, a little at a time, stirring constantly until thickened.  Stir in potatoes, salt, pepper, most of the bacon bits, green onions, and cheese.  Cook until thoroughly heated.  Stir in sour cream, heat thorough.

Serve with remaining bacon bits, green onion, and cheese.

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  1. Deeeeelicious!

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