Beer Cheese Soup Recipe

Beer Cheese Soup Recipe

Photos of Beer Cheese Soup Recipe

This creamy concoction is the perfect bar soup with a little kick. The beer creates an intense and full flavor in this simple beer cheese soup recipe.

A cheesy soup that has a dynamic flavor thanks to beer. You'll enjoy having this comfort food during the chilly holidays or during the rainy season.

Prep: 10 mins
Cook: 25 mins
Total: 35 mins


  • 12 oz beer
  • 5 cup sharp cheddar cheese, shredded
  • ¾ cup butter
  • 1 cup onion, diced
  • ½ cup celery, diced
  • ½ cup carrots, diced
  • 1 tbsp garlic, crushed
  • ½ cup all purpose flour
  • 2 cup chicken broth
  • 1 tsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 cup heavy whipping cream
  • 1 tbsp sugar
  • 2 tsp dry mustard powder
  • tsp cayenne pepper


  1. In a heavy stock pot, melt butter.
  2. Add onion, celery, carrots and sauté until onion is translucent.
  3. Add garlic and continue to sauté for another 1-2 minutes.
  4. Stir in flour and mix well.
  5. Add chicken stock/broth and bring to a boil over high heat.
  6. Reduce heat and add beer, Worcestershire sauce, and cream.
  7. Simmer for approximately 5 minutes, then add sugar mustard and cayenne, and simmer for 1-2 minutes longer.
  8. Add cheese and stir constantly until cheese is melted and soup begins to gently bubble.
  9. If soup is too thick, add additional cream or stock/broth to desired consistency.
  10. If too thin, make a roux of equal parts butter/flour and add to soup to desired consistency.
  11. If you want a completely smooth soup, puree in blender or with hand blender to get rid of tiny bites of vegetables.
  12. Serve, garnishing with a sprinkle of paprika.


  • Sugar: 5g
  • :
  • Calcium: 763mg
  • Calories: 954kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 21g
  • Cholesterol: 208mg
  • Fat: 84g
  • Fiber: 1g
  • Iron: 1mg
  • Potassium: 356mg
  • Protein: 28g
  • Saturated Fat: 43g
  • Sodium: 1197mg
  • Vitamin A: 4960IU
  • Vitamin C: 9mg
Nutrition Disclaimer
Share your thoughts on the Beer Cheese Soup Recipe in the Recipe Sharing forum and let us know if you have any tips or variations to enhance this comforting dish.

Was this page helpful?

Chat Bubble Icon Share your own special recipe
Submit Your Own Recipe

Have your own special recipe to share? Submit Your Recipe Today!