Watercress and Potato Soup

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READY IN: 40mins
Recipe by dicentra

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  1. In a large pot heat oil over medium heat. Add shallots and potatoes and cook, stirring for 5-6 minutes or until softened, but not beginning to brown.
  2. Add broth, increase heat to high, bring to a boil and cook for 1 minute.
  3. Quickly add watercress and spinach. After they have cooked a few seconds, use slotted spoon to transfer all of the vegetables to a food processor.
  4. Pulse until smooth, but not watery.
  5. Add about 1 cup of the cooking broth and pulse until smooth. Return to saucepan. Season to taste with salt and pepper.
  6. Gently reheat over medium heat.
  7. Ladle into warmed serving bowls. Add a spoonful of creme fraiche to the center of each and serve.

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