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Baked Potato Soup
« on: December 20, 2009, 08:06:32 pm »
This is a recipe adapted from Fine Cooking Magazine.  


Name of Recipe:Baked Potato Soup
Number of People:4-6
Ingredients:
   4      medium        russet potatoes - baked and cooled
   1/4   cup             butter
   2      medium       leeks, white and green part (or 1 medium onion)
   2      cloves         garlic, minced
                            salt and pepper
   3      cups           chicken broth
   2      cups           water
   1/2   cup            milk
   1/2   cup            sour cream
   4      slices          bacon, diced
   1/4   pound        cheddar cheese -- grated
   2      tablespoons   green onions

Preparation:
Fry up the bacon until crisp, drain and set aside.  Peel two of the potatoes and cut into small chunks.  

Place cleaned leeks (or onion) and garlic in  *: and process at speed 5 until chopped.  Add butter, saute on varoma temp  ^^ for about 10 minutes.  Add stock and water, cook at 100 C for 20 minutes.  Add the two remaining potatoes with their skin to the bowl.  Let cool somewhat, then process on speed 10 until pureed.  Add milk and sour cream, salt and pepper to taste, process until blended.  Add in previously diced potatoes.  Serve with grated cheddar, crispy bacon bits and scallions.  

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Helly Belly - awesome... had gastro today (not awesome) and this soup, minus the cheese and bacon, was just the nourishing my poor tum needed!


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Re: Baked Potato Soup
« Reply #1 on: December 21, 2009, 02:35:04 am »
Thanks chocdoc - great to see you branching out of pastry chef duties  :-* :-* :-*
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Re: Baked Potato Soup
« Reply #2 on: March 29, 2010, 03:43:15 pm »
awesome... had gastro today (not awesome) and this soup, minus the cheese and bacon, was just the nourishing my poor tum needed!
yum yum yum yum yum yum yum yum...

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Re: Baked Potato Soup
« Reply #3 on: March 31, 2010, 08:01:35 am »
Hope your Belly is better Helly
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Re: Baked Potato Soup
« Reply #4 on: April 01, 2010, 07:57:15 am »
ROFL
May all dairy items in your fridge be of questionable vintage.

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