Potato and Leek Soup Recipe | Yummly

Potato and Leek Soup

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9Ingredients
50Minutes
270Calories

Ingredients

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  • 4 tablespoons butter
  • 2 leeks (trimmed, washed, sliced)
  • 2 stalks celery (roughly chopped)
  • 3 teaspoons fresh thyme leaves
  • 1 clove garlic (minced)
  • 2 3/4 pounds potatoes (peeled, chopped into small pieces)
  • 4 cups vegetable stock
  • 3/4 cup heavy cream (+ extra, to drizzle)
  • crusty bread (to serve)
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    Directions

    1. Melt butter over medium heat. Add leeks, celery and thyme. Cook for 10 mins, until leeks and celery are tender. Add garlic and cook for 2 mins. Add potatoes, stock and 2 cups water. Season. Increase heat to high and boil for about 15-20 mins, until potatoes are very tender. Skim and discard any scum that rises to the surface.
    2. Purée soup until smooth then add cream and stir to combine. Gently heat through. Ladle soup into bowls, drizzle with extra cream and sprinkle with black pepper. Serve with crusty bread on the side.
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    NutritionView More

    270Calories
    Sodium23% DV540mg
    Fat25% DV16g
    Protein8% DV4g
    Carbs10% DV30g
    Fiber16% DV4g
    Calories270Calories from Fat140
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Fat16g25%
    Saturated Fat10g50%
    Trans Fat
    Cholesterol50mg17%
    Sodium540mg23%
    Potassium710mg20%
    Protein4g8%
    Calories from Fat140
    % DAILY VALUE
    Total Carbohydrate30g10%
    Dietary Fiber4g16%
    Sugars4g8%
    Vitamin A25%
    Vitamin C60%
    Calcium6%
    Iron10%

    * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

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    Reviews(1)

    Leamon J. 2 years ago
    Soup turned out perfect

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