• 6 cups diced potatoes
  • 3 stalks celery, diced
  • 1 cup chopped onion
  • 3 (14.5 ounce) cans chicken broth, divided
  • 4 cups half-and-half cream
  • 6 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 6 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 4 cubes chicken bouillon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper


In a large pot, bring potatoes, celery and onion to a boil in 2 cups of broth. Cook until potatoes are tender, 15 minutes. Drain and reserve liquid.

Combine reserved broth and half-and-half in pot. In a bowl, combine melted butter and flour. Stir into half-and-half mixture over medium heat. Stir until thickened. Stir in reserved vegetables, remaining broth, bouillon and pepper. Heat through and serve.