What we're making
Spring leek & potato soup

Spring leek & potato soup - this delicious and comforting dish makes a budget-friendly mid-week lunch or supper. Make double and freeze in containers for another day. A true classic and one your children will enjoy helping with.

Makes 6 large portions.

What you'll need


  • 4 large leeks, washed & sliced
  • 1 white onion, finely chopped
  • 2 medium potatoes, peeled & chopped
  • 50g butter
  • 750ml vegetable stock
  • 275ml full fat milk
  • salt & pepper


  • Chopping board
  • Sharp knife
  • Saucepan
  • Measuring jug
  • Vegetable peeler
  • Hand blender / food processor





How to do it

1. Discard ends of leeks, cut in half length ways, then finely chop. Wash & drain well.

2. Melt butter in a saucepan and add onion, leeks & potatoes. Stir to coat with butter and season with salt & pepper.

3. Cover with saucepan lid and allow to sweat over a low heat for 15mins.

4. Add stock and milk, simmer for 20 mins until vegetables are soft.

5. Blitz with a hand blender and serve. 

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