It can be fun to pay homage to the culinary greats, and who better than Julia Child? This potato leek soup would make for an excellent first course for a Julia-themed dinner — or any French meal, for that matter. Follow the recipe and see what all the hype was about.

Potage Parmentier (Potato Leek Soup)

It can be fun to pay homage to the culinary greats, and who better than Julia Child? This potato leek soup would make for an excellent first course for a Julia-themed dinner — or any French meal, for that matter. Follow the recipe and see what all the hype was about.

potato-leek-soup --  Who doesn't love a nice hot, thick, creamy, bowl of potato and leek soup! (better with crumbled crispy bacon and a bit of shredded cheddar for a 'loaded' option)!!!  This is a practically perfect recipe for the ultimate in comfort food on a cold winter night.... ~ V

potato-leek-soup -- Who doesn't love a nice hot, thick, creamy, bowl of potato and leek soup! (better with crumbled crispy bacon and a bit of shredded cheddar for a 'loaded' option)!!! This is a practically perfect recipe for the ultimate in comfort food on a cold winter night.... ~ V

Cream of Leek and Kale Soup - Gluten Free and Low Fat  http://jenniferskitchen.com/2012/11/comfort-food-without-the-fat-cream-of-leek-and-kale-soup.html

Cream of Leek and Kale Soup - Gluten Free and Low Fat http://jenniferskitchen.com/2012/11/comfort-food-without-the-fat-cream-of-leek-and-kale-soup.html

Potato Leek Soup ~ Simple and easy potato leek soup, creamy without the cream! A hearty soup with potatoes and leeks. ~ SimplyRecipes.com

Potato Leek Soup ~ Simple and easy potato leek soup, creamy without the cream! A hearty soup with potatoes and leeks. ~ SimplyRecipes.com

Sounds delicious! Sub out potatoes (gonna try cashews/nutritional yeast like in the comments for creaminess plus radishes for chunky texture)

Sounds delicious! Sub out potatoes (gonna try cashews/nutritional yeast like in the comments for creaminess plus radishes for chunky texture)

Slow Cooker Cream of Leek Soup with Chorizo "Croutons" | My Kitchen Love

Slow Cooker Cream of Leek Soup with Chorizo "Croutons" | My Kitchen Love

Cream of Asparagus and Leek Soup - Comfort Food that actually helps with weight loss!

Cream of Asparagus and Leek Soup - Comfort Food that actually helps with weight loss!

Keeping things green today in the spirit of St Patrick's Day! Cream of asparagus is one of my favorite Spring soups. The addition of leeks, a relative of onions, scallions and shallots gives this soup a wonderful subtle flavor. But the star here is a touch of creme fraiche added on top, which I like to swirl in to my soup for a creamy delicious finish.     My daughter Madison loves helping me in the kitchen, here I let her snap off the tough ends of the asparagus – she's a pro!   Creme…

Creamy Asparagus Leek Soup with Creme Fraiche

Keeping things green today in the spirit of St Patrick's Day! Cream of asparagus is one of my favorite Spring soups. The addition of leeks, a relative of onions, scallions and shallots gives this soup a wonderful subtle flavor. But the star here is a touch of creme fraiche added on top, which I like to swirl in to my soup for a creamy delicious finish. My daughter Madison loves helping me in the kitchen, here I let her snap off the tough ends of the asparagus – she's a pro! Creme…

An easy potato-leek soup that takes no shortcuts to deliver the best flavor and texture possible. A touch of buttermilk and potatoes pressed through a ricer are the secret.

The Best Potato-Leek Soup

An easy potato-leek soup that takes no shortcuts to deliver the best flavor and texture possible. A touch of buttermilk and potatoes pressed through a ricer are the secret.

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