Delicious Ham & Potato Soup


This is a scrumptious recipe for beef and potato soup that a pal gave me. It's splendid clean and the wonderful factor approximately it's miles that you may upload greater ingredients, greater ham, potatoes, etc., and it nevertheless seems wonderful.
* Ingredients :

° 2 tablespoons greater virgin olive oil
° 1 1/2 cups chopped onions
° 3/four cup parsnips or parsnips, chopped
° 3/four cup chopped celery
° 1 clove minced garlic
° 1 ham bone, or beef leg (see recipe note)
° 6 cups low-sodium hen broth
° 2 bay leaves
° 2 sprigs of thyme
° 2 kilos russet potatoes, peeled and reduce into 3/four-inch cubes
° 1 1/2 cups diced ham (if the use of boneless ham), 3/four inch dice
° 1/2 teaspoon floor pepper
° 1/four cup whipping cream
° salt to taste

* Method :

Cook onions, parsnips or carrots, celery and garlic in olive oil:
Heat the olive oil in a massive thick-bottomed saucepan or Dutch oven over medium-excessive warmth.
Add the onion, parsnip, and celery and sauté for 7 to eight minutes. Add garlic and prepare dinner dinner for every other minute.Giant raspberry stewed onion, parsnips or carrot and celery beef bone broth.Large beef bone stewed in a pot of beef and potato soup
Add beef bone or beef leg, broth, bay leaf, thyme:Add the beef bone or beef leg to the pot. Add 6 cups of stock. Add bay leaves and thyme. Bring to boil, lessen warmth to low warmth. Cover and simmer over low warmth for forty five minutes.
Add potatoes:
Add the potatoes and simmer for every other 15 minutes, till absolutely cooked.
Remove the beef bone or leg, mash 1\/2 of the soup:
Remove the beef bone or beef leg from the soup. Mash 1\/2 of the soup till a few potatoes are mashed to provide the soup texture, and there are nevertheless entire portions of potatoes for texture.
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Add minced beef:
If you're the use of beef shank, trim the beef and reduce it into 3/four-inch cubes. Add minced meat and black pepper to the soup.
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Add cream:
Taste the salt and pepper and upload greater if needed.

Enjoy !