A special thanks to Kathy Bryant for sharing her special soup with us. She found this recipe in Southern Living in January, 1982.
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SPECIAL POTATO SOUP
2 stalks celery, sliced
1 medium onion, chopped
2 tablespoons butter or margarine, melted
6 medium potatoes, peeled and cubed
2 carrots, sliced
3 cups water
5 chicken – flavored bouillon cubes
3/4 teaspoon seasoned salt
1/2 teaspoon dried whole thyme
1/2 teaspoon dried whole rosemary, crushed
Dash of garlic powder
Dash of pepper
2 cups milk
1 cup (4 – ounces) shredded Longhorn Cheddar cheese
Saute celery and onion in butter in a large Dutch oven until tender. Add next 9 ingredients; cover and simmer about 20 minutes or until vegetables are tender.
Remove from heat and mash vegetables with a potato masher. Add milk and cheese; cook, stirring constantly, until cheese is melted.
Yield: 10 cups.
Until next week, heres some Food for thought: Therefore being justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ. Romans 5:1