Crockpot Potato Soup! Cheesy, creamy, and so thick! We love this loaded potato soup recipe! #slowcooker #crockpot #soup
4.92 from 12 votes

Crockpot Potato Soup

Prep Time
10 mins
Cook Time
3 hrs 30 mins
Total Time
3 hrs 40 mins
Servings: 10
Course: Soup
Cuisine: American
Keyword: crockpot
Calories: 406 kcal

Creamy, cheesy, and super simple! We love this crockpot potato soup!


  • 6 slices bacon, chopped
  • ½ sweet onion, diced
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 3 ½ cups chicken broth
  • 5 baking potatoes, peeled and diced
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 teaspoon ground pepper
  • ½ cup flour
  • 1 cup milk
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 12 ounces evaporated milk
  • 2 cups grated cheddar
  • bacon, green onions, cheddar, for topping the soup


  1. Add the bacon to a large skillet and fry until nearly crisp.

  2. Add the onion and garlic to the skillet with the bacon and cook until onion has softened and garlic is fragrant.

  3. Add the bacon, onion, and garlic to a 6 quart slow cooker with the chicken broth and potatoes.

  4. Cover and cook on high for 3 hours or until potatoes are fork tender. 

  5. Add the flour and milk to a mason jar and close tightly. Shake well to combine. Alternately, whisk the flour and milk together in a small bowl.

  6. Pour flour mixture into the soup and stir to combine.  Add the cream, evaporated milk, and grated cheddar to the soup and stir.

  7. Cover and cook on high for 30 more minutes. 

  8. Use a potato masher to mash the potatoes to reach the desired thickness for the soup.

  9. Ladle hot soup into bowls and garnish with cheddar, bacon, and green onion, if desired.

Nutrition Facts
Crockpot Potato Soup
Amount Per Serving
Calories 406 Calories from Fat 225
% Daily Value*
Fat 25g38%
Saturated Fat 14g88%
Cholesterol 77mg26%
Sodium 823mg36%
Potassium 737mg21%
Carbohydrates 31g10%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 6g7%
Protein 14g28%
Vitamin A 695IU14%
Vitamin C 13.5mg16%
Calcium 317mg32%
Iron 1.7mg9%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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