Loaded Potato Soup
Not much beats a hot bowl of potato and bacon soup on a cold Wichita day! You’ll love this Loaded Potato Soup with your favorite toppings…and ours – bacon!
8 cups potatoes, peeled and cubed
2 cups celery, chopped
2 cups onion, chopped
4 cups water
2 tbsp garlic powder
Salt and pepper to taste
2 cups whipping cream
½ cup butter
Suggested toppings: chopped bacon, chives, cheese, and sour cream
Big Green Egg Dutch oven
Set the Big Green Egg for indirect cooking with the convEGGtor at 400°F/191°C with the Dutch oven in the EGG to preheat.
Combine potatoes, celery, onion, water, salt, pepper and garlic powder to the BGE Dutch oven. Simmer for about 20 minutes or until potatoes are tender.
Mash the mixture a bit, leaving some potato chunks. Stir in the cream and butter until the soup is well combined and thoroughly heated.
Remove from the EGG and top with your choice of toppings. Enjoy!
Yields eight servings.
Recipe and photo from Big Green Egg and Recipe courtesy of #BGETeamGreen Member Travis Griffith, @travisbackyardbbq.