Turnip and Leek Soup

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 4
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 131.2
  • Total Fat: 1.0 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 112.2 mg
  • Total Carbs: 29.2 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 5.1 g
  • Protein: 4.1 g

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Taken from You Are What You Eat Cookbook Taken from You Are What You Eat Cookbook
Number of Servings: 4


    1 turnip, trimmed, peeled and diced
    2 tsp vegetable bouillon
    6 celery stalks, trimmed and roughly chopped
    6 leeks, washed, trimmed and chopped
    1 large onion, peeled and chopped
    4 tbsp chopped fresh tarragon or 2 tbsp dried tarragon


Place 3 cups of water in a large saucepaun, bring to a boil and add the turnip and bouillon. Lower the heat and simmer for 10 minutes.

Add the celery, leeks, and onions and simmer for 15 minutes.

Remove from the heat and allow to cool, add the tarragon, then blend in a food processor or with a hand held blender to your desire consistency.

Reheat, divide between warmed soup bowls and serve.

Number of Servings: 4

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user DECLANSMAMA.

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  • Very good, didn't change a thing! - 10/28/14

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  • I adapted this for my crock-pot, which meant chopping the veggies and dumping them in with 2 cups of salt-free vegetable broth and 2 cups of water. I also added fresh mushrooms. I like low-salt soups, and my family and I enjoyed this one. - 12/18/10

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  • I normally love vegetarian dishes. But the taste of this soup was very bad. I will not make it again. Luckily it's vegetarian so I can throw it in my compost bin. - 8/25/10

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  • This was great! And it's made out of stuff I always have around. - 3/31/10

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