Leek and celery soup

Leek and celery soup
Leeks and celery aren't often found together, yet their tastes go well together, as in this delicious soup.
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Last modified on: January 31th 2024

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Stage 1 - 10 min.
Leek and celery soup
Prepare 1 celeriac, cut into small pieces.

Stage 2 - 10 min.
Leek and celery soup
Prepare 3 leeks, chop.

Stage 3 - 3 min.
Leek and celery soup
Prepare and chop 1 shallot.

Stage 4 - 1 min.
Leek and celery soup
In a large saucepan over high heat, pour 4 tablespoons olive oil and when hot, add the chopped shallot.

Season with salt and pepper and cook for 1 minute without browning, stirring constantly.

Stage 5 - 1 min.
Leek and celery soup
Add the celery and leeks and stir well for 1 minute.

Stage 6 - 2 min.
Leek and celery soup
Cover with milk, lower the heat slightly and season with salt.

Stage 7 - 20 min.
Leek and celery soup
Cook gently until celery is tender.

Stage 8 - 3 min.
Leek and celery soup
Blend to taste, then check the seasoning.

Stage 9
Leek and celery soup
Your leek and celery soup is ready.
The proportions of leeks and celery in particular are very approximate, so don't hesitate to adapt them to what you have on hand.
A few days in the fridge, protected by cling film or in a closed container.
Home made.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,700 Kcal or 7,118 Kj70 gr135 gr97 gr
85 %27 %13 %15 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
60 Kcal or 251 Kj2 gr5 gr3 gr
3 %1 %<1 %1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
283 Kcal or 1,185 Kj12 gr22 gr16 gr
14 %4 %2 %2 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).
Possible allergens in this recipe: Celery, Milk
How much will it cost?
  • For 6 people : 3.82 €
  • Per person : 0.64 €

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  • Yes, about the half.
    Posted by jh march 30th 2024 at 08:04 (n° 2)
  • Can you use ordinary celery instead of celeriac, and if so in what quantity?
    Posted by Anonymous march 29th 2024 at 17:10 (n° 1)
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