Cock-a-Leekie (Chicken and Leek Soup)

READY IN: 1hr
Recipe by mollypaul

A very healthy, heart-warming soup.

Top Review by Aroostook

Hmm, hmmm, good! This is one of the best chicken soups I have ever tasted. I made a double batch and have individual servings in the freezer to take to work.

Ingredients Nutrition

Directions

  1. Heat all ingredients except leeks to boiling in large stockpot or Dutch oven.
  2. Reduce heat, cover and simmer 30 minutes.
  3. Add leeks.
  4. Bring back to a boil; reduce heat.
  5. Cover and simmer until thickest pieces of chicken are done, about 15 minutes.
  6. Remove chicken from broth and cool slightly; remove chicken from bones and skin.
  7. Skim fat from both and remove bay leaf.
  8. Cut chicken into 1 inch pieces and return to broth.
  9. Heat about 5 minutes; serve.

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