Tasty Sweets Cafe & Bakery

West Lorne, Ontario • 519.768.0044

Category: Savour Elgin

Fall ElginLicious is Back!

From October 2nd to 12th, Savour the fall flavours and take advantage of the area’s restaurants, wineries, specialty food shops and agri-tourism destinations.

Please visit Savour Elgin for more info.

Tasty Sweets Featured in 2014 Savour Elgin Experience Guide

Pick up your copy of the 2014 Savour Elgin and Elgin Arts Trail Experience Guide or visit savourelgin.ca for more information.  The guide features Caren’s amazing Loaded Baked Potato Soup recipe.

Loaded Baked Potato Soup


8 cups chicken stock

8 cups milk or half-and-half

4-6 potatoes depending on size

8 slices cooked bacon, chopped, divided

2 cups shredded cheddar cheese, divided

2 bunches chopped green onion, divided

a little bit of garlic

sour cream

salt and pepper


  • Set half of the bacon, cheese and onion aside.
  • Dice potatoes and onions and cook in chicken broth until potatoes are tender.  Add bacon, cheese, milk, garlic, salt and pepper to taste.  Heat but do not boil.
  • Serve and top each bowl with a spoon of sour cream and a sprinkle of the reserved bacon, cheese and onion.