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Leeks & Potatoes Soup

The first time I had this soup was on a freezing December late afternoon while I was visiting London for the first time. I was exhausted and as I was walking back to my friends home I stopped at this cute little restaurant and had the best soup…you know when you eat something and your whole system screams ‘yessss!!! this is exactly what I needed’? that’s exactly what happened to me! Creamy and delicate this soup is a hug to the soul…hope you try it!! Recipe is for 4-6 people Ingredients: 3 medium leeks, green parts discarded, white parts chopped 2 garlic cloves, smashed 4 medium size potatoes, peeled and chopped 1 1/2 liter vegetables stock (you might not use it all) 2 laurel leaves Few fresh thyme sprigs 100ml cooking cream Salt and pepper to taste A pinch of nutmeg Olive oil Butter Method: In a pot add a bit of olive oil and a knob of butter. Once butter has melted add the leeks and garlic and cook till wilted and fragrant. Now …