Hearty Potato Soup Recipe
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6 medium potatoes, peeled and sliced
2 carrots, chopped
6 celery ribs, chopped
8 cups water
1 onion, chopped
6 tablespoons butter, cubed
6 tablespoons all-purpose flour
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon pepper
1-1/2 cups 2% milk
- In Dutch oven, cook the potatoes, carrots and celery in the water until tender, about 15-20 minutes.
- Drain (reserving liquid) and set vegetables aside.
- In same pan, saute onion in butter until tender.
- Stir in flour, salt and pepper.
- Gradually and milk.
- Bring to a boil, cook and stir for 2 minutes, until thickened.
- Gently stir in cooked vegetables.
- Add 1 cup or more of reserved liquid until soup is desired consistency.