Potato-Cheese Soup
Serves: 9 cups
  • 5 cups potatoes, cubed
  • 2½ cups water
  • 2 tsp salt
  • 1 small onion or leek
  • 1 Tbsp vegetable oil
  • 1½ cups SACO Mix’n Drink Instant Skim Milk
  • 5 parsley sprigs
  • 3 cups cold water
  • ¾ cup mozzarella cheese, grated
  • 2 Tbsp butter or margarine
  • ¼ tsp black pepper pinch of garlic powder
  1. Cook potatoes in 2½ cups water with salt until tender.
  2. Reserve cooking water.
  3. Sauté onion in oil until soft.
  4. Place onion, some of the potatoes, some potato water, ½ cup SACO Mix’n Drink, and parsley in blender and puree.
  5. Do not fill blender more than half full at any time.
  6. Place potato mixture in large saucepan and repeat until all potatoes and water are pureed.  (Optional: Leave some potatoes whole.)
  7. Heat mixture.
  8. In small pitcher combine 3 cups water and 1 cup Mix’n Drink.
  9. Add to saucepan mixture.
  10. Stirring continuously, add the cheese, butter and seasonings.
  11. Heat until the cheese is melted and soup is hot; do not boil.
Nutrition Information
Calories: 169 Fat: 6g Saturated fat: 3g Trans fat: 0g Carbohydrates: 22g Sugar: 7g Sodium: 652mg Fiber: 2g Protein: 8g Cholesterol: 14mg
Recipe by SacoFoods at http://www.sacofoods.com/potato-cheese-soup/