Bacon Cheeseburger Soup

Hey everyone…

Man, do I have a GREAT dish for you today. My family aren’t avid soup eaters but when I put together a nice solid, creamy, cheesy, hearty soup, they give it a try and usually end up loving it and this one, they absolutely LOVED it. Give it a try. You might be in the same boat and love it too!

Bacon Cheeseburger Soup

Ingerdients:

1 lb ground meat, browned

1 lb bacon, cook to your desired doneness and crumbled

4 cups potatoes, peeled and diced

1 ~ 32 oz. container of chicken broth

4 Tbs Butter

3/4 cups each of chopped celery, carrots, and onions

1/4 cup flour

1 cup whole milk

1/2 cup heavy cream

1/4 cup sour cream

2 cups of shredded colby jack cheese

3/4 tsp. Kosher salt

1/2 tsp pepper

2 tsp Garlic Garlic

Let’s start by browning the ground meat. Once done, set aside.

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Cook your bacon and set aside (not pictured) once cooled, crumble.

To a soup pot, add 1 Tbs of butter and the carrots, celery, garlic garlic, and onion.

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Cook for 5 – 7 minutes (until tender)

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Peel and dice your potatoes.

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in a separate pot, boil those potatoes for 10 – 15 minutes. (fork tender)

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Back to your main pot… Add the broth and ground meat.

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Bring to a boil then reduce heat and simmer.

Once potatoes are done, drain and add to soup base.

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In a small pot, add 3 Tbs of Butter and 1/4 cup of flour. Cook for 4 – 5 minutes over medium heat. Stir constantly. This cooks off the flour taste.

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Then add to the soup base. (not pictured) Bring base to a boil and boil for 2 minutes then reduce heat. Stir constantly.

Add cheese, milk, and heavy cream.

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Stir up.

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Fold in your bacon, salt and pepper, and sour cream.

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Once everything is incorporated, remove from heat and Bowl Up!

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This is a simple delicious soup. Great flavor. Try it. I hope you like it. No, I know you will LOVE it!

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Talk with you all soon!

To your abundance.

John

The Tastefully Simple guy

 

 

 

 

 

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