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Easy Potato Leek Soup

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Here’s a smooth, silky cream that can be made as a week day meal or as an appetizer when entertaining. It is smooth, silky, elegant and delicious! However you decide to use it, I promise you will love it! Enjoy!
Ingredients
  Leeks 3 , white and green parts, sliced
  Red potatoes 6 Small, peeled and chopped
  Chicken broth/Vegetable broth / water 6 Cup (96 tbs)
  Sugar 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Nutmeg 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Heavy cream 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
  Butter 2 Tablespoon
  Chopped parsley 1 Tablespoon
  Chopped chives 1 Tablespoon
Directions

Wash the leeks; rinse them 4 to 5 times until dirt is removed.
Melt butter in pots and add leeks. Cook for about 5 minutes until leeks are softened.
Add the sugar to the leeks and mix well.
Add the potatoes and liquid. Season with salt and pepper.
Bring pot a boil, cover reduce heat.
Simmer for about 20 minutes until potatoes are cooked thorough.
Cool soup a little bit and blend into a smooth cream.
Return to pot and add nutmeg and cream and mix well.
Heat through and serve.
Garnish with chopped parsley and chive.
Enjoy.

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Recipe Summary

Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Appetizer
Taste: 
Savory
Method: 
Simmering
Dish: 
Soup
Restriction: 
Vegetarian
Ingredient: 
Potato
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
30 Minutes
Servings: 
4
Are you planning for some Holiday menu, may be you can try this soup? It is the potato leek soup. The video shows how simple it is and the texture is absolutely smooth and silky. You will love it. The chef also guides you about transforming it into a vegetarian soup.

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