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Vichyssoise

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Ingredients
  Onions 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs), chopped
  Leeks 2 Cup (32 tbs), sliced
  Melted butter 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Potatoes 2 Cup (32 tbs), diced
  Chicken bouillon/Consomme 4 Cup (64 tbs)
  Milk/Cream 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Chives 2 Tablespoon
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
Directions

MAKING
1) Take a pan and melt the butter in it.
2) Add the green and white portions of the leek along with the onions.
3) Cover the pan and simmer for 15 to 20 minutes over very low heat.
4) Take care to see that the vegetables do not brown but are merely wilted.
5) Add the potatoes along with the bouillon or consommé.
6) Season with salt and pepper and simmer until the potatoes become soft.
7) Force it through a fine sieve or food mill mashing the ingredients.
8) Add some milk or cream to it, stirring quickly as it heats up.
FINALIZING
9) Pour it into soup bowls and keep it refrigerated.
SERVING
10) Serve chilled after garnishing it with chives.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Very Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Appetizer
Method: 
Melted
Ingredient: 
Meat
Interest: 
Everyday
Preparation Time: 
10 Minutes
Cook Time: 
20 Minutes
Ready In: 
30 Minutes
Servings: 
4

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