Creamed Leeks With Tarragon, Tomatoes, and Bacon

READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by lazyme

From Gourmet Magazine October 1992, this is a really nice side dish served alongside pork. It reheats well too.

Top Review by Lori Mama

Nice side dish. It does need some salt and pepper though. Made for Photo Tag game. :)

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. In a skillet cook the bacon until it is crisp and transfer it to paper towels to drain.
  2. In the fat remaining in the skillet cook the leek, covered, over moderately low heat, stirring occasionally, for 10 minutes, or until it is softened, and stir in the tomato, the tarragon, the half-and-half, the broth, and salt and pepper to taste.
  3. Bring the liquid to a boil,cook the mixture over moderate heat, stirring occasionally, for 5 minutes, or until it is thickened, and stir in the bacon.

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