Baked Potato Soup I

Thick and creamy. Uses leftover baked potatoes.

  • Prep Time 0 Hours 15 Minutes
  • Cook Time 0 Hours 25 Minutes
  • Total Time 0 Hours 40 Minutes

Ingredients

  • 12 slices bacon
  • ⅔ cup margarine
  • ⅔ cup all-purpose flour
  • 7 cups milk
  • 4 large baked potatoes, peeled and cubed
  • 4 green onions, chopped
  • 1 ¼ cups shredded Cheddar cheese
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground black pepper

Directions

  • Place bacon in a large, deep skillet. Cook over medium heat until browned. Drain, crumble, and set aside.
  • In a stock pot or Dutch oven, melt the margarine over medium heat. Whisk in flour until smooth. Gradually stir in milk, whisking constantly until thickened. Stir in potatoes and onions. Bring to a boil, stirring frequently.
  • Reduce heat, and simmer 10 minutes. Mix in bacon, cheese, sour cream, salt, and pepper. Continue cooking, stirring frequently, until cheese is melted.

Nutritional Information

  • Calories: 747.9 calories
  • Carbohydrate Content: 49.7 g
  • Cholesterol Content: 84.5 mg
  • Fat Content: 49.3 g
  • Fiber Content: 2.3 g
  • Protein Content: 27.2 g
  • Saturated Fat Content: 19.6 g
  • Serving Size:
  • Sodium Content: 1335.2 mg
  • Sugar Content: 15.8 g
  • Trans Fat Content:
  • Unsaturated Fat Content: