Original 1886 Velveeta Cheese Soup

READY IN: 30mins
Recipe by Dari Donovan

Not sure who gave me this recipe as I have had it for many years. This is a wonderful soup and great comfort food as well.

Top Review by 2talentsvideo

Fun Fact ... Velveeta wasn't invented until 1918. So whoever made this recipe in 1886 had to wait 32 years before actually cooking it!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Melt butter in heavy saucepan. Saute' vegetables until tender.
  2. Stir in flour and cornstarch. Cook until bubbly.
  3. Add stock and milk gradually;
  4. blending into smooth sauce.
  5. Add soda and cheese cubes; stir until
  6. thickened.
  7. Season with salt & pepper; add parsley.
  8. Before serving,heat thoroughly in double boiler. DO NOT LET BOIL.
  9. Garnish with paprika.
  10. Serve and enjoy!

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