Potato Soup Zagorje Style

Servings: 4
Total time: 60min

700g potatoes
50g margarine
50g smoked bacon
2 cloves garlic
200 ml smetana
1 tbs of mixed herbs
1 tsp majoram
1 bay leaf
5 sprigs parsley
salt and pepper
2 tsp sweet red paprika
1 tbsp flour
1 litre water


1. Heat the margarine and sauté the sliced bacon and onion.

2. Sprinkle with sweet red paprika and add prepared potatoes, mixed spices, marjoram, bay leaf, salt and pepper.

3. Dust with flour, stir well and add an appropriate amount of water. Boil gently until potatoes are soft.

4. Then puree the soup, add the smetana, chopped parsley and garlic, vinegar to taste.

5. Bring briefly to the boil and serve.