Potato Soup Recipe
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The BEST Potato Soup Recipe Ever!

If you're looking for the cheesiest, creamiest, EASIEST and best homemade potato soup recipe, look no further! This is the potato soup recipe you've been looking for!



  • Using a sharp knife, prick the potatoes a couple times on each side and bake in the microwave (refer to your microwave directions for duration).
  • Once cooked through, allow to cook slightly before scooping out the potatoes - set aside.
  • In a large 6qt saucepan over medium heat, melt the butter completely; add in the flour and whisk to form a roux.
  • Add in milk and season to taste; whisk thoroughly until it begins to get thick.
  • Add in potatoes and season again. Once bubbling, add in cheese and season stirring again.
  • Once bubbling again, add in sour cream and test seasoning before serving.
  • Top with extra cheese, bacon bits, and/or green onions when serving.