By Vicky McDonald
September 10, 2016

When the weather turns cold, a hearty potato soup is the perfect meal to warm you up. It's pure and simple comfort food at its best. These top-rated recipes will get you though those dark wintry evenings, and make you feel warm inside.

Potatoes, cream, and bacon -- yes, please! According to JOSEPH C. PERO, "This is without a doubt the tastiest, most full-bodied, flavorful, creamed potato soup we have ever tasted."

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Some people say baked potatoes make the best potato soup. This recipe is a firm favorite on our site.

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This scrumptious slow cooker version takes just 15 minutes to put together, and you'll have piping hot soup ready and waiting when you come home from work.

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Potato and leek is the ultimate feel-good soup. Make it look restaurant-quality with a drizzle of olive oil and some finely chopped chives on top.

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This solid 5-star recipe is loved by our home-cooks, and may even have special healing powers. Marianne65 says "this soup just cured a horrible cold I've been suffering with for four days! Best part about this is the simple ingredients, yet the taste is rich."

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This filling sausage and potato soup really is a meal in a bowl. Just add a little cheese, and dinner is served.

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What makes it the world's best? According to MOLLERSANCHEZ, "the taste and texture are fabulous and preparation is very simple and quick."

This corn chowder, and cheesy potato soup has a little taste of all your favorites.

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