Monday, January 06, 2014
Creamy Irish Potato Soup
Rich and creamy, this delicious potato soup recipe has a subtle flavor of celery and green onions. Made in minutes, Creamy Irish Potato Soup will warm the body and the soul, as well as feed a hungry appetite. It's one of the only easy soup recipes that you'll want to savor slowly. Crumble in some crackers and enjoy every spoonful. You wont want to miss a single bite.
Serves: 5 (1 1/4 cups each)
Preparation Time: 15 min
Cooking Time: 25 min
• 2 tablespoons butter
• 4 medium green onions, sliced (about 1/2 cup)
• 1 stalk celery, sliced (about 1/2 cup)
• 1 3/4 cups Chicken Broth
• 1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper
• 3 medium potatoes, sliced 1/4-inch thick (about 3 cups)
• 1 1/2 cups milk
1.Heat the butter in a 3-quart saucepan over medium heat. Add the onions and celery and cook until they're tender.
2.Stir the broth, black pepper and potatoes in the saucepan and heat to a boil. Reduce the heat to low. Cover and cook for 15 minutes or until the potatoes are tender.
3.Place half of the broth mixture and half of the milk in a blender or food processor. Cover and blend until smooth.
4.Repeat with the remaining broth mixture and remaining milk. Return to the saucepan and heat through.