Creamy and flavorful Instant Pot Potato Soup is ready in just 30 minutes! Pile on your favorite toppings and serve up this loaded potato soup on chilly winter nights.
Easy Potato Soup
This Instant Pot loaded potato soup is made with just a handful of pantry staples and comes together quickly. Top each bowl of soup with your favorite baked potato toppings for a quick and effortless meal the whole family will love!
Why You’ll Love this Creamy Potato Soup Recipe:
Creamy and delicious, this soup will quickly become a new favorite recipe!
How to Make Instant Pot Potato Soup
Be sure to see the recipe card below for full ingredients & instructions!
- Cook the bacon.
- Sauté the onion and garlic.
- Add the broth and potatoes.
- Stir in the cream and blend until smooth.
- Season and serve with your favorite toppings!
For best results, Yukon gold and russet potatoes are ideal for this pureed potato soup.
Definitely. Skip the bacon and use 1 tablespoon of olive oil to sauté the onion, continuing with the recipe as written.
Making this potato soup in a crockpot is just as easy, it just takes a little bit longer! Here’s my favorite recipe for Crockpot Potato Soup.
I don’t recommend it. When you freeze and thaw soups made with dairy, the texture of the reheated soup can change quite considerably. Store any leftover potato soup in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 days.
I always love serving soups with bread or a salad! Try this Instant Pot potato soup with:
No matter how you serve it, loaded potato soup is always a hit!
- Peel the potatoes first, then chop them fairly small so they cook through evenly.
- Instead of heavy cream, use half-and-half or whole milk for a lighter option.
- Store any leftover soup in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 days.
Wonderfully thick and creamy, this hearty soup is a delicious addition to any chilly afternoon or evening!
What toppings go well with potato soup?
Any toppings you’d typically add to baked potatoes go well with this potato soup. I love piling my bowl high with bacon, shredded cheddar cheese, chopped green onions, and a drizzle of sour cream!
Can I make this soup on the stove?
Yes! For a stovetop alternative, check out my Loaded Baked Potato Soup recipe.
What can I use in place of an immersion blender?
Instead of an immersion blender, a regular blender works great. Slowly and carefully transfer the soup in batches to the blender, being sure to fill the blender only halfway at a time. Be careful using this method as the soup will be very hot.
More Instant Pot Recipes We Love
When the temperatures drop outside, warm up inside with a big pot of comforting homemade potato soup!
More Cozy Soup Recipes to Try:
- Creamy Chicken Gnocchi Soup
- White Chicken Chili
- Creamy Chicken Tortilla Soup
- Stuffed Pepper Soup
- Turkey Wild Rice Soup
- Swedish Meatball Soup
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