#ChefShack - How to make leek and potato soup

Is there anything more comforting than a good ol’ soup? Cleanse your soul with homemade leek and potato soup! Not only is your bowl of goodness incredibly filling, it’s also high in fibre and carbohydrates. At #ChefShack we’re sharing our top-secret recipe for a leek and potato soup, simply follow the steps below…

Ingredients

For the soup:

  • 1 x large leek - washed and sliced thinly
  • 1 x large potato - peeled and sliced super thin
  • 2 x springs of thyme
  • 1 x clove of garlic - sliced
  • 50g butter
  • 1 x vegetable stock cub
  • 600-700 ml water
  • Salt
  • Pepper

For the garnish:

  • Sliced leeks
  • Chives

Method

For the soup:

  • Melt 50g of butter into a saucepan
  • Add sliced potato, leek and garlic
  • Sprinkle a pinch of salt and pepper
  • Pour in 600-700ml of water
  • Cook over a gentle heat for 10 minutes
  • Add vegetable stock cub
  • Add springs of thyme

For the garnish:

  • Add sliced leeks
  • Slice and sprinkle chives

We’d love to hear how your leek and potato soup turned out, so be sure to tag us on social @puttshack with #ChefShack. Stay tuned for more recipes!

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