Mr. Dell’s Cheesy Potato Soup

Ingredients

  • 1 pkg. Mr. Dell's Southern Style
  • 4 cups water
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 4 chicken bouillon cubes
  • 1 cup chopped celery
  • 1/2 cup chopped onion
  • 4 cups milk
  • 2 cups chopped ham
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 2 cups grated colby/cheddar cheese or chunked past. process cheese food
  • 1 teaspoon dry mustard
  • 1 teaspoon white pepper
  • 5 drops Tobasco sauce (or more to suit taste)

Instructions

  1. Cook Mr. Dell's Potatoes in the four cups water to which you've added the bouillon; just until tender, not mushy.
  2. Saute onion and celery in 2 tablespoons of butter.
  3. Add celery, onions and ham with 3 cups milk to cooked potatoes.
  4. Bring to boil, reduce heat and cook approx. 5 minutes.
  5. Make paste with 1/4 cup flour and remaining 1 cup milk.
  6. Thicken soup with flour paste.
  7. Add cheese, and stir until melted.
  8. Add remaining ingredients and serve.