I love soup. It’s so yummy and warming during the colder months! This soup one happens to be amazing, too! It makes a large pot! It’s a good thing, too…because my family kept going back for seconds and thirds! This is soup is similar to potato soup, but it’s a bit heartier with more veggies and meat!
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Cheeseburger Soup Recipe - Crockpot Style
- 1.5-2 Pounds cooked ground beef
- 1 onion diced
- 1 Tablespoon of minced garlic
- 2 Cans 14.5 ounce Diced Tomatoes
- 1 pound bacon cooked & broken into pieces
- 6-7 small to medium Potatoes Cubed (or can substitute shredded potatoes/hashbrowns if you want to freeze ahead)
- 1 Cup of chopped or shredded carrots
- 8 oz pkg of cream cheese Cubed
- 8 Cups of Chicken Broth
- 2 teaspoons of Salt
- 1 teaspoon of Pepper
- 2 cups of milk
- 1/2 cup of flour
- 3 cups of cheddar cheese shredded
- Place cooked ground beef, garlic, diced tomatoes, 1/2 of the cooked bacon, onion, potatoes, carrots, cream cheese, chicken broth, salt and pepper into the slow cooker. Cook on low for 7 hours. One hour before done cooking, whisk milk and flour together and pour into the slow cooker. Add the 3 cups of cheese at this time as well. Let cook another hour or so. Top with shredded cheese and bacon pieces.
Freezer to Slow Cooker Instructions:
- Cook bacon & ground beef.
- Crumble the bacon & place half of it in a quart sized freezer bag.
- Chop the carrots & onion.
- Chop the cream cheese into cubes.
- Substitute 6-7 potatoes for 3-4 cups of hashbrowns.
- Add all ingredients except milk, flour and cheese to the gallon size freezer bag.
- (Can freeze cheese in another freezer bag to make sure you have enough on cooking day)
- Label & Freeze as flat as possible.
- Get out of freezer the night before to let thaw. (If you forget, can cook frozen, just add an extra hour of cooking time to it)
- On cooking day, follow instructions in original recipe.
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