Breaton Spring SoupSubmitted by: CELTIC_WITCH
1/4 cup butter
1 pound leeks, chopped
1 onion, chopped
2 quarts water
3 large potatoes, chopped
2 large carrots, chopped
1 bunch fresh asparagus, trimmed and cut into 1 inch pieces
1/3 cup uncooked long-grain white rice
4 teaspoons salt
1/2 pound fresh spinach
1 evaporated skim milk
Pour water into the pot. Mix in potatoes, carrots, asparagus, and rice. Season with salt. Bring to a boil, reduce heat, and simmer 30 minutes, until vegetables and rice are tender.
Stir spinach and evaporated milk into the soup mixture, and continue cooking about 5 minutes before serving.
Number of Servings: 10
Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user CELTIC_WITCH.