Creamy Irish Potato Soup Recipe -
Creamy Irish Potato Soup Recipe
  • READY IN 40 mins

Creamy Irish Potato Soup

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"This rich and creamy potato soup is subtly flavored with celery and green onions. It's the kind of soup you'll want to savor slowly...even though it's ready in just 35 minutes."

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Original recipe makes 5 servings Change Servings
  • PREP

    15 mins

    40 mins


  1. Heat the butter in a 3-quart saucepan over medium heat. Add onions and celery and cook until tender.
  2. Stir the broth, 1/8 teaspoon ground black pepper and potatoes in the saucepan and heat to a boil. Reduce the heat to low. Cover and cook for 15 minutes or until the potatoes are tender.
  3. Place half of the broth mixture and half of the milk in a blender or food processor. Cover and blend until smooth. Repeat with the remaining broth mixture and remaining milk. Return to the saucepan and heat through.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Jul 24, 2009

I've made this recipe before, and it was fantastic. My mother in law made a variation of this same recipe. It was DELICIOUS! She added bacon (because my husband insists on meat at every meal), and it was a great touch. She also added sour cream, about a small container's worth.Excellent recipe. Thank you.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Nov 11, 2008

nice quick and easy soup to make. only blend half of soup


22 Ratings

Jun 30, 2009

What a great soup for my 1 year old! I only blend had the soup though, so that it is still a little chunky!

Apr 13, 2009

My family of eight loves this tasty and economical soup, and we make it regularly. We sometimes add bacon bits to our individual bowls for extra flavor. (Note-- It's nearly impossible to make something that everyone in this family loves.) Thanks for the recipe!

Jan 04, 2008

I have made this soup for years...great when seasoned with dill!

Mar 18, 2011

I've made this several times both at home and at my mothers&grandmothers house. gram hated it mom said it was ok but needed more potatoes(both very picky eaters) My children beg for more and want it all the time.Hubby and my self can't get enough ,the kids eat it all before we get a second bowl. Definitely a keeper.

Mar 06, 2008

this was a good soup, but i changed the recipe. i dident have green onions so i used half of a large yellow onion, then i didnt fry the onions in the pan with butter, i just cooked them in with the potaotoes, i cut back on the milk and i left a small portion of just bearley mashed poatotes, instead of blending them all, to make the soup have more texture. it was defaneetley watery, not as thick as i would like it thhough. but it would make an awesome base for differant homemade soups! :) also goes good with finger sandwitches!

Aug 04, 2009

This soup is so easy to make and it's delicious! I made it for our "Cultural Diversity" potluck at work and this was the only dish that didn't have to be packed up for leftovers.


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