The Best Potato Cheese Soup

  • prep: 40 min
  • cook: 30 min
  • total: 1 hr 10 min
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  • Summary

    The Best Potato Cheese Soup. Really. Try it!

    Ingredients

    • 2 tbs Olive oil
    • 1 large sweet onion – diced
    • 2 tsp garlic – minced ( about 4 cloves)
    • 1 quart Chicken Stock (if boxed, use one large box).
    • 1 quart of water
    • 2 tsp salt
    • 5-6 large potatoes – cut into 1 ½ inch cubes(if Russets or baking potatoes, peel. If Red or Yukon Gold – no need to peel).
    • 3 large carrots - peeled and cut into ½ inch pieces
    • ? Gallon of whole milk
    • ½ pint Heavy Cream
    • ½ stick of butter
    • ½ block Veleveeta Cheese – cubed.
    • 2 Cups Sharp Cheedar Cheese – shredded
    • 1 C Parmesean – grated
    • Salt and pepper to taste
    • Garnish – bacon crumbles, chives, sour cream, shredded cheese.

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 674 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 49 g 75.16%
    • Saturated Fat: 29 g 144.03%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 151 mg 50.44%
    • Sodium: 1610 mg 67.08%
    • Calcium: 1042 mg 104.21%
    • Potassium: 115 mg 3.29%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 0 mg 0.9%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 28 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0.33%
    • Sugar: 24 g
    • Protein: 34 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 27.45%
    • Vitamin C 0.34%
    • Vitamin D 6.31%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat8
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk2
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat2
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy3 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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