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Hearty Potato, Bacon & Onion Soup



2 litre(s)


  • handful Italian parsley, leaves only
  • 250 g bacon rashers, diced
  • 3 medium brown onions, peeled & halved
  • 30 g plain flour
  • 800 g water
  • 2 tbsp stock paste, chicken or vegetable
  • 500 g potatoes, 2 cm cubes
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 300 g sour cream
  • 6
    Preparation 10min
  • 7
  • 8
    • Appliance TM 5 image
      Recipe is created for
      TM 5
      Please note that the TM5 mixing bowl has a larger capacity than the TM31 (capacity of 2.2 liters instead of 2.0 liters for TM 31). Recipes for the Thermomix TM5 may not be cooked with a Thermomix TM31 for safety reasons without adjusting the quantities. Risk of scalding by spraying of hot liquids: Do not exceed the maximum filling quantity and observe the filling level markings of the mixing bowl!

Recipe's preparation

  1. Place parsley in TM bowl and chop 3 sec/sp 6. Set aside.

  2. Place bacon in TM bowl and saute for 8 mins/120˚C/Counter-clockwise operation/Gentle stir setting with MC off. Set aside.


  3. Place onions in TM bowl and chop 4 sec/sp 6. Scrape down bowl. Saute 6 min/120˚C/sp 1.


  4. Place flour, water, stock paste and potatoes in to TM bowl and cook 15-20 mins/100˚C/sp 2. Check the potatoes are tender, cook for a little longer if not.


  5. In a bowl, combine egg yolks with sour cream, add to TM bowl and blend for 20 sec/sp4 increasing to sp 9.

  6. Add reserved bacon and stir through for 10 sec/Counter-clockwise operation/sp 3.

  7. Serve and garnish with reserved chopped parsley. Serve with fresh focaccia wedges.


Accessories you need



1.Substitute potatoes with sweet potato or half and half.

2. To make gluten free; use rice flour or gluten free cornflour

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  • I absolutely loved this soup! ...

    Submitted by ALocke1981 on 8. August 2017 - 11:23.

    I absolutely loved this soup!
    I added less water to make it extra thick and it ate like a meal.
    We got so many serves of it and my 15 month old son also loved it.
    Thanks tmrc_emoticons.)

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  • Has anyone got this recipe

    Submitted by margperth on 27. October 2016 - 00:21.

    Has anyone got this recipe for a TM31?Closed lid



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  • Absolutely devine soup. As

    Submitted by meja351 on 13. January 2016 - 15:27.

    Absolutely devine soup. As the title suggests, a very hearty soup tmrc_emoticons.) Love it.

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