for family meals :
Potato and Bacon Soup
recipe has been contributed by Becky who like me loves
cooking good food, especially for the family. You can
find more of Becky's recipes, as well as finding out
more about her, at her website.
is what Becky said about this recipe:
wonderful recipe for the colder winter days."
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pounds baking potatoes
4 slices bacon
2 1/4 cups onion, chopped
1/2 teaspoon salt
3 garlic cloves, minced
1 bay leaf
4 cups milk
1/2 teaspoon pepper
1 1/2 cups chicken broth
1 tablespoon dried parsley
2/3 cup green onions, sliced
2/3 cup finely shredded cheese
potatoes in microwave or oven.
bacon into 1 inch pieces and cook in Dutch oven over
medium heat until crisp. Remove from pan.
onion to bacon drippings and sauté for 5 minutes.
salt, garlic and bay leaf and sauté for 2 minutes.
potato, milk, pepper and broth and bring to the boil.
heat and simmer for 10 minutes.
soup into individual bowls, top each with bacon, green
onion and cheese.