Saturday, March 24, 2012

Ham and Potato Soup

This recipe is one of the most raved about at  My family and I love it too.  Once again, the picture is lacking, but it really is so good!  Recipe found at
  • 3 1/2 cups peeled and diced potatoes
  • 1/3 cup diced celery
  • 1/3 cup finely chopped onion
  • 3/4 cup diced cooked ham
  • 3 1/4 cups water
  • 2 tablespoons chicken bouillon granules
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt, or to taste
  • 1 teaspoon ground white or black pepper or to taste
  • 5 tablespoons butter
  • 5 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 2 cups milk

  1. Combine the potatoes, celery, onion, ham and water in a stockpot. Bring to a boil, then cook over medium heat until potatoes are tender, about 10 to 15 minutes. Stir in the chicken bouillon, salt and pepper.
  2. In a separate saucepan, melt butter over medium-low heat. Whisk in flour with a fork, and cook, stirring constantly until thick, about 1 minute. Slowly stir in milk as not to allow lumps to form until all of the milk has been added. Continue stirring over medium-low heat until thick, 4 to 5 minutes.
  3. Stir the milk mixture into the stockpot, and cook soup until heated through. Serve immediately.


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  3. This recipe looks like AMAZING.

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  4. looks fabulous! I always make a little extra ham for Easter for some kind of I will make this..thanks!!
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  6. omg that looks soo soo yummy! Hugs from California :) xx,
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  8. I have made something like this before but in a crock pot.

  9. This looks amazing!!! Actually everything you've posted looks amazing. New follower for sure!

    Xx Kelly