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Spicy Sausage and Potato Soup

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Potato Soup With Andouille Sausage

Potato Soup With Andouille Sausage

Diana Rattray
Cajun style sausage spices up this tasty potato soup, or use your favorite smoked sausage in this recipe. Serve this potato soup with biscuits or crusty rolls and a salad for a delicious lunch or dinner.


  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 1/2 cup chopped celery
  • 12 to 16 ounces andouille sausage or other smoked sausage
  • 1/4 cup flour
  • 1/2 cup chopped green onions
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh parsley or 1 teaspoon dried parsley flakes
  • 1 teaspoon dried leaf basil
  • 1 teaspoon salt, or to taste
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 3 cups chicken broth
  • 2 pounds baking potatoes, peeled and diced
  • 1 1/2 cups heavy cream


In a large skillet over medium-low heat, melt the butter. Add the onion, celery, and diced sausage; sauté until the vegetables are tender and sausage is lightly browned. Stir in the flour until smooth and well-blended; stir in green onions, parsley, basil, salt and pepper. Continue cooking, stirring, for 1 minute. Blend in the chicken broth. Add the diced potatoes, cover, and simmer for 25 minutes, or until potatoes are tender. Stir in the heavy cream and continue cooking until heated through.
Serves 6.

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 5 out of 5
Delicious!, Member enjoysimplicity

I first made this four years ago for my son's birthday, and everyone loved it! I had many ask me for the recipe, and most of them are much better at cooking than I. I will continue making this every winter as I and my family crave it. Easy and delicious recipe!

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