Potato-Leek Soup

Total Time
20 mins
40 mins

I made this for my lunch today. I had purchased leeks and potatoes just for this soup. I love it either hot or cold, it tastes great both ways. You can taste the layers of flavours in this soup which makes it so good.

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  1. In a 6 quart sauce pot heat the vegetable oil and saute the onion over med. low heat until golden. About 20-25 minutes. Stir it occasionally.
  2. Add the leeks, potatoes and 8 cups of the broth and the ground ginger. Bring to a boil.
  3. Cover and reduce to a simmer for about 20 minutes or until the potatoes are tender.
  4. Take off the heat and cool for a few minutes.
  5. With a hand immersion puree the whole thing in the pot.
  6. Add the salt and pepper. Taste to adjust seasonsings.
  7. Add the lime juice.
  8. At this point you can eat this soup or let it chill in the fridge.
  9. Garnish each bowl of soup with a lemon slice and sprinkle some scallion over the soup.
  10. Serve with crusty bread if you wish.
  11. Bon Appetit!