American's love a juicy, cheesy hamburger but what if you could turn it into an easy soup perfect all year round? The Ultimate Cheeseburger Soup is here! ohsweetbasil.com

The Ultimate Cheeseburger Soup

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 45 minutes
Total Time: 55 minutes
Servings: 8 servings
American's love a juicy, cheesy hamburger but what if you could turn it into an easy soup perfect all year round? The Ultimate Cheeseburger Soup is here!

Ingredients

  • 1 Pound Ground Beef
  • 1/4 Cup Flour
  • 2 Tablespoons Cornstarch
  • 3 Cups Shredded Cheese medium, or sharp
  • 3 Hamburger Buns cubed
  • 2 Tablespoons Oil
  • Pinch of Salt
  • 1/3 Cup Butter
  • 2 Cloves of Garlic minced
  • 1 Onion minced
  • 2 Stalks of Celery minced
  • 1 Cup Matchstick Carrots roughly chopped
  • 2 Teaspoons Worcestershire
  • 2 Tablespoons Brown Sugar
  • 2 Large Red potatoes peeled and diced
  • 2 Cups Beef Broth
  • 3 Cups Half and Half or Milk
  • 1 Cup Bacon cooked and crumbled for garnish
  • 1 Cup Shredded Cheese for garnish
  • 2 Tablespoons Chives minced

Instructions

  • Prepare all of the vegetables.
  • In a skillet over medium heat, add the ground beef and cook for 5 minutes or until no longer pink, breaking up the meat as it cooks.
  • Set aside.
  • In a large bowl, toss the cheese, cornstarch and flour together.
  • In a medium nonstick skillet over medium heat, add the oil and hamburger buns and sprinkle with a little salt, stirring occasionally until golden and toasted.
  • Set aside.
  • In a dutch oven or stock pot over medium heat, add the butter and allow it to melt down.
  • Add the garlic, onions, carrots and celery and stir occasionally until tender, about 2-3 minutes.
  • Stir in the brown sugar, Worcestershire and cheese mixture.
  • Quickly add the broth and cream and stir to combine.
  • Add the meat and potatoes and allow to cook for about 5 minutes.
  • Season with salt and pepper to taste and cook an additional 30 minutes or until the potatoes are tender.
  • Serve with cheese, bacon, chives and those golden buns. Enjoy!
Nutrition Facts
The Ultimate Cheeseburger Soup
Amount Per Serving (1 g)
Calories 473 Calories from Fat 306
% Daily Value*
Fat 34g52%
Saturated Fat 16g100%
Cholesterol 96mg32%
Sodium 713mg31%
Potassium 277mg8%
Carbohydrates 18g6%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 5g6%
Protein 22g44%
Vitamin A 553IU11%
Vitamin C 2mg2%
Calcium 263mg26%
Iron 2mg11%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.