Kairos Cream of Potato Soup
Recipe courtesy of James K Jones from Kairos Kafe
3 pounds Red Potatoes, cut in chunks
4 cups Milk
1 cup Heavy Cream
1 cup Sour Cream
1 tablespoon Dry Ranch Dressing Mix
Sea salt (to taste)
Freshly Ground White Pepper (to taste)
In a Soup Pot add milk, sea salt, and potatoes. Bring to a boil then lower to a simmer until potatoes are tender, usually about 15 minutes. Most of the milk will evaporate, but don't worry, the potatoes will be strong J Remove from heat, and smash potatoes with a heavy whisk or a potato masher. Stir in sour cream, heavy cream, dry ranch mix, sea salt, and white pepper. Return to heat and simmer, stirring occasionally, until the soup is the consistency that you want. If you like it thick let it cook down longer. If you like it thinner it won't take as long. Refrigerate for up to 7 days. I love this recipe because it is the easiest soup recipe in the history of earth, and yet it ois packed full of #deliciousgoodness! To reheat just add a little more milk or cream. Enjoy!
This can be like a soup base, and the possibilities are endless. Try topping it with cooked bacon, Shredded Cheeses, or stir in 1 cup yellow corn, 1 cup white corn, & 1 cup sweet creamed corn (cooked) to make an awesome chowder, and of course for Loaded Potato Soup, add 1 cup cheese, 1 cup bacon, ½ cup of chopped fresh chives, and a dollop of sour cream.
GDA Cooking - November 6, 2013