Potato Leek Soup

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 6
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 420.0
  • Total Fat: 5.2 g
  • Cholesterol: 13.6 mg
  • Sodium: 1,066.2 mg
  • Total Carbs: 84.0 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 9.7 g
  • Protein: 11.5 g

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Introduction

I got this recipe from Alton Brown's episode on Leeks I got this recipe from Alton Brown's episode on Leeks
Number of Servings: 6

Ingredients

    6 Leeks, washed and chopped just past the green part

    6 Red potatoes. (I like to keep the skin on for more fiber)

    2 tbsp butter

    salt and pepper to taste

    6 cups of vegetable broth

    2 cups of lowfat buttermilk

Directions

melt butter in soup pot and add leeks. Allow to sweat for 20 minutes, stirring occassionally.

Add potatoes and broth and bring to a boil, then simmer 40 minutes.

With an immersion blender, blend until everything is uniform (mostly unless you like chunks) OR blend in batches in a blender.

Warm throughout as necessary and add buttermilk.

Serving Size: Makes 6 servings

Number of Servings: 6

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user THAISAMUSED.

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