Creamy Potato Soup Recipe
green onion, thyme, carrots

This Creamy potato soup recipe is thickened by a light roux, using butter and flour. Making a creamy soup with a roux can be heart warming in the bitter cold time of the year.

The ingredients in this recipe creates a delicate and comforting soup to enjoy after a hard cold day at work.

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Ingredients

3 Chopped Green Onions
(Green Part Only)
3 Garlic Cloves, Minced
4 1/2 C. Chicken Stock
1 1/2 tsp. Dried Thyme
2 TBS. Chopped Fresh Parsley
4 TBS. Butter
3 TBS. Flour
2 tsp. Kosher Salt
2 tsp. White Pepper
3 Sliced Carrots
2 1/2 Lb. Cubed Potatoes

Cooking Instructions

1. First we will start with the roux. Add 4 Tablespoons of butter or margarine to a large pot and melt the butter on medium low. Now add 3 tablespoons of All-Purpose flour and mix it well with a wooden spoon. Keep stirring constantly for about 5 minutes.
Doing this will cook out the raw taste of the flour and in return give you a base thickener for your soup.

2. Add 4 1/2 cups chicken stock and stir the the roux and stock together to create a nice creamy base. Turn heat up to medium.

3. Add the carrots, garlic, potatoes, thyme, parsley and 2/3 of the green onions and simmer for 20 minutes.

4. Stir in 2 teaspoons of kosher salt and 2 teaspoons of white pepper. Simmer for 5 more minutes.

5. Serve and garnish with the rest of the chopped green onions.

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