Baby it cold outside -8 Time for soup today!

By
Real Estate Broker/Owner with Hamm Homes

-8 outside this morning in Denver so time to make some soup for lunch!

Today will we Ham and Potato soup since I have everything already.

3 1/2 cups peeled and diced potatoes         1/2 teaspoon salt

1/3 cup diced celery                                     1 teaspoon pepper

1/3 cup finely chopped onion                         5 tablespoon butter

3 1/4 cup water                                            5 tablespoon all-purpose flour

2 tablespoon chicken bouillon granule        2 cup milk

3/4 cup cooked ham

Combine the potatoes, celery, onions, ham and water in a stockpot.  Bring to a boil.  then cook over medium heat until potatoes are tender, about 12 to 15 minutes.  Stir in the chicken bouillon and salt and pepper.

In a separate saucepan, melt butter over medium-low heat.  Whisk in fork and cook stirring constantly until think, about 1 minute.  Slowly stir in milk as not to allow lumps to form until all of the milk is added.  Continue stirring over medium-low heat until thick about 4 to 5 minutes.

Stir the milk mixture into the stockpot, and cook soup until heated through and serve immediately

Comments (23)

Lottie Kendall
Compass - San Francisco, CA
Helping make your real estate dreams a reality

Your soup sounds delicious, and exactly the right food for today's temperatures.

 

Feb 14, 2021 08:24 AM
Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

Hello Will - I am sure comfort food will be on the menu in the many kitchens today.  

Feb 14, 2021 08:29 AM
Sharon Lee
Sharon Lee's Virtual Assistance - Jonesborough, TN
Retired and loving life

Windy and cold in Arizona so I am making homemade chicken soup. Yours sounds very yummy.

Feb 14, 2021 08:52 AM
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Good Sunday morning, Will.

Have a very special day and an outstanding week.

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Feb 14, 2021 08:52 AM
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Will,

Not that cold here, and I am looking forward to having lunch outside today.  A

Feb 14, 2021 10:19 AM
Hannah Williams
HomeStarr Realty - Philadelphia, PA
Expertise NE Philadelphia & Bucks 215-820-3376

Will Hamm Sounds wonderful -- everything here is frozen and that sounds delish 

Feb 14, 2021 01:54 PM
Kathy Streib
Room Service Home Staging - Delray Beach, FL
Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224

Hi Will- that looks pretty easy to make and I love soup. It's below freezing here and soup is a perfect dish to make. 

Feb 14, 2021 05:20 PM
Lawrence "Larry" & Sheila Agranoff. Cell: 631-805-4400
The Top Team @ Charles Rutenberg Realty 255 Executive Dr, Plainview NY 11803 - Plainview, NY
Long Island Condo and Home Specialists

Soup is a great dish to have on the menu today Will. Larry is right now in the process of putting together the ingrediants for some hot veggie soup for later!

Feb 15, 2021 08:26 AM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Hello Nina,  Hope it warms up there.

 

Feb 15, 2021 01:28 PM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Good deal on the soup Sheila that Larry is making.

 

Feb 15, 2021 01:29 PM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Hello Paul,  with it being cold out soup is good for sure.

 

Feb 15, 2021 01:30 PM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Aw Wanda, I wish I be there to golf with you.

 

Feb 15, 2021 01:31 PM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Help Lottie,  Have to stay warm somehow.

 

Feb 15, 2021 01:31 PM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Hello Michael, we had two different soup for today!

 

Feb 15, 2021 01:32 PM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Hello Sharon Lee, I have some Chicken Noodle soup frozen for another day!

 

Feb 15, 2021 01:33 PM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Thanks Roy kelley for stopping by.

 

Feb 15, 2021 01:33 PM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

A and Ron, lucly you to eat outside!

 

Feb 15, 2021 01:34 PM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Hello Hannah Williams,  soup is good when it cold out

 

Feb 15, 2021 01:34 PM
Hannah Williams

Great comfort food Will Hamm 

Feb 15, 2021 01:36 PM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Wow kathy Streib, I did not think it gets that cold down there.

 

Feb 15, 2021 01:35 PM
Dr. Paula McDonald
Beam & Branch Realty - Granbury, TX
Granbury, TX 936-203-0279

Sounds great - I'll be right over! Homemade food is always a treat.

Mar 02, 2021 07:35 AM