Leek and Potato Soup

A smooth vegetable soup full of flavour!

3-4
10
30
Equipment: 
  • Sharp knife
  • Chopping board
  • Tablespoon
  • Measuring jug
  • Large saucepan with lid
  • Small food processor
  • Dessert spoon
  • Potato masher (optional)
Ingredients: 
  • 3 leeks
  • 1 large potato
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 600 milliliters chicken or vegetable stock, made using a stock cube
  • 1 dessert spoon natural yoghurt per person (optional)
Simple steps: 
  1. Scrub and cut the leeks into 1cm wide slices.
  2. Scrub and dice the potato.
  3. Heat the oil in a large pan then add the leeks and fry in the pan for 5 minutes.
  4. Add the diced potato and stock to the pan.
  5. Bring to the boil and then reduce the heat to low. Put a lid on the pan.
  6. Simmer for 25 minutes.
  7. Let the soup cool and then puree the soup with a blender/processor or use a potato masher to mash down the vegetables.
  8. Serve the soup reheated.
  9. If using the yoghurt, place a spoonful of yogurt on the top of each bowl of soup.

Fat: 
4.8g
Saturated fat: 
1.3g
Carbohydrates: 
26.8g
Sugars: 
4.2g
Salt: 
1.1g
Allergen information: 
Barley
Celery
Gluten
Milk
Wheat