World's Best Potato Soup

World's Best Potato Soup


"Cheesy, hearty potato soup that's better than the restaurants."


servings 642 cals
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Original recipe yields 9 servings



  • Calories:
  • 642 kcal
  • 32%
  • Fat:
  • 38.9 g
  • 60%
  • Carbs:
  • 41.2g
  • 13%
  • Protein:
  • 31.8 g
  • 64%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 105 mg
  • 35%
  • Sodium:
  • 2352 mg
  • 94%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a large stock pot combine potatoes, onions, celery, bouillon cubes and enough water to cover all ingredients. Bring to a boil and simmer on medium heat until potatoes are with in 15 minutes of being finished.
  2. Add half and half, bacon, cream of mushroom soup and stir until creamy. Add cheese and stir until completely melted. Simmer on low until potatoes are done.
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  1. 294 Ratings


Excellent base, but here's how you make this world famous soup!!!!!!! First sautee your onions and your celery. Second, I added some green onion, and garlic. Before adding water, season it wi...

AWESOME soup! I followed a few suggestions from the reviews and had the BEST soup the other night! This will become a regular for us. I suteed the onion & celery with mushrooms, salt, pepper, th...

W-O-N-D-E-R-F-U-L-!!! I took this potato soup to a pot-luck at work and everyone said it was the best potato soup they had ever had. I cooked my onion and celery in with the bacon and left the...

Excellent! The ingredient list is spot on. I sauted the onion and celery in a little butter and added some black pepper. Used 3 parts chicken broth to 1 part water to make sure it didn't taste...

This was a great recipe to start with. I peeled my potatoes, then I fried the bacon and set it aside. I sauted the onions and celery in the bacon grease, then drained the grease off. After bo...

This was very good. I scaled down to 4 servings and used cream of celery soup on place of cream of mushroom. Added some shredded cheese and chives when served. Next time I will peel the potatoe...

This soup is awesome! My husband is taking it to work with him for several days now. He called me at home just to tell me again that it "rocks". It made a lot but we like it reheated even bette...

Saute the onions and celery first ... AWESOME!

why would anyone tell you to change this recipe, its perfect just the way you have it now. I can never understand why people try to tell you how they like their recipe better. This is a rating s...