Instant Potato Soup Mix

I came across this recipe one cold winter day while I was sitting at my desk wishing for a hot lunch. I always keep oatmeal at my desk, but just wasn’t in the mood for it.  Luckily I stumbled upon this soup mix.  It’s the perfect lunch for a cold winter day!

instant potato soup mixPlease note that the soup in the picture above was too thick for me.  After adding another 1/2 cup of water the consistency was perfect!

Here are the ingredients you need:

instant potato soup mixIt looks like a lot, but most of them were spices I already had in my spice cabinet.

I poured all the ingredients into a container like this:

instant potato soup mixOnce all the ingredients were in, I covered, shook and stored.  Barely any dishes to wash!

After you mix it all together, it looks like this:

instant potato soup mix

Just combine 1/4 cup of the potato instant soup mix with 1 cup of hot water. Let sit for a minute, give a stir and you’ve got a nice hot bowl of soup!

Instant Potato Soup Mix


  • 2.5 cups instant mashed potatoes
  • 1 cup dry milk powder
  • 2 tablespoons chicken soup mix
  • 2 teaspoons dried minced onion
  • 1 teaspoon dried parsley
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground white pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon Italian seasoning
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground turmeric
  • 1 teaspoon seasoning salt


  1. Mix all ingredients and store in dry place.
  2. When ready to eat, pour 1/4 cup soup mix into bowl and add 1 cup hot water. Let stand for 1 minute and enjoy!

Until next time,