This delicious Cheeseburger Soup is perfect to warm up with on a cold day! It is loaded with with potatoes, hamburger, cheese and sour cream! Make sure this Cheeseburger Soup Recipe is on your weekly meal rotation!
I love soup on cold blustery days. It warms the soul from the inside out. Not that we’ve had too many of those cold blustery days yet this winter! This Cheeseburger Soup is perfect for those days. It’s got all my favorites including beef, onion, carrots, potatoes and Velveeta cheese to make it cheesy! Always a hit, you will love this soup!
The snow is scarce if there is any at all in Minnesota. I love the fact that we’ve had so many gorgeous days this late into the year, but I often wonder if we’ll have winter until July? I sure hope not.
I told hubby that we might have to battle a snowstorm to deliver this baby in the end of May if we get payback for this weather. Let’s all cross our fingers that does not happen!
So if your winters are cold/wintery/rainy and you’re looking for a hearty, delicious soup then put this cheeseburger soup recipe on the menu!
Grocery list for Cheeseburger Soup Recipe
- Ground beef
- Chicken broth
- Velveeta cheese
- Sour cream
- Dried basil, parsley flakes, salt, pepper, flour
I bet you have most of those ingredients on hand already, which is perfect when there is a snow storm and you are craving this Cheeseburger Soup!
What’s the key to this soup? Velveeta! It gives this soup creamy cheesiness effortlessly! And if you love this recipe, be sure to check this one out too! Cheesy Bacon and Potato Soup!
I love getting all the flavors of a delicious cheeseburger in soup form for a comforting dinner recipe in the middle of the winter.
What are the best sides to serve with cheeseburger soup?
- Spicy Crock Pot Cheese Hamburger Dip – the BEST dip!!
- Easy Homemade Breadsticks – love Olive Garden breadsticks? These are even better!
This soup is easy and hearty. The hubby gave it two thumbs up and I’ll agree with him on that one!
How do you make hamburger soup?
- In a large pan brown the beef; drain and remove from the pan.
- In the same pan, sauté the onion, carrots, basil and parsley in butter until vegetables are tender.
- Add the broth, potatoes and beef. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer until potatoes are tender.
- Meanwhile, in a small skillet, melt remaining butter. Add flour; cook and stir 3-5 minutes or until bubbly. Add to soup; bring to a boil.
- Cook and stir for 2 minutes. Reduce heat to low.
- Stir in cheese, milk, salt and pepper; cook and stir until cheese melts. Remove from the heat; blend in sour cream.
Serve up big bowls of this soup and top it off with a spoonful of sour cream. I know you’ll love this soup! When you do, be sure and let me know by leaving a 5 star rating below!
A few more of my favorite soups for a cold winter’s day!
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- 1 lb ground beef
- 3/4 c. onion finely diced
- 1/4 c. carrots finely diced
- 1/2 tsp dried basil
- 1/2 tsp dried parsley flakes
- 4 Tbsp butter divided
- 2 cans chicken broth 14.5 oz each
- 4 c. Yukon gold potatoes diced and peeled
- 1/4 c. all-purpose flour
- 2 c. Velveeta cheese (16 oz)
- 1 1/2 c. milk
- 1/4 tsp pepper
- 1/2 tsp salt
- 1/4 c. sour cream
- In a large pan brown the beef along with the onion, carrots, basil and parsley in 1 tbsp butter until vegetables are tender and beef is browned. Add the broth, potatoes and beef. Bring to a boil.
- When meat is brown drain off any excess grease. Add broth and then potatoes to meat mixture. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat; cover and simmer for 10-12 minutes or until potatoes are tender.
- While potatoes are cooking melt remaining butter in a small saucepan. Add flour, whisking continuously to form a paste. Slowly whisk in milk until smooth and thick.
- After the potatoes are tender stir in the milk mixture until completely mixed in. Next stir in cheese, milk, salt and pepper; cook on low and stir until cheese melts. Remove from the heat; stir in sour cream.
- Serve immediately, Garnish with shredded cheese, chopped green onions etc.