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Creamy leek and spinach soup

6
6
3
SmartPoints® value per serving
Total Time
30 min
Prep
10 min
Cook
20 min
Serves
4
Difficulty
Easy
A bowl of thick and creamy soup is great fill-me-up food when your next meal is still a few hours away.

Ingredients

reduced fat oil spread

2 tsp

leek(s)

1 whole, thinly sliced

garlic

2 clove(s), crushed

potato

2 large, (270g each)

chicken stock

3 cup(s), (750ml)

English spinach

1 bunch(es), coarsely chopped (600g)

reduced-fat evaporated milk

1 cup(s), (light)

Instructions

  1. Heat spread in a large saucepan over medium heat. Add leek and garlic and cook, stirring, for 3–5 minutes or until the leek is softened.
  2. Add potatoes, stock and 1½ cups (375ml) water. Bring to the boil. Reduce heat to low and simmer, covered, for 15 minutes or until potato is tender. Cool for 10 minutes. Add spinach. Cool for 5 minutes.
  3. Using a stick blender or food processor, puree soup until smooth. Return soup to low heat and add milk. Stir for 2–3 minutes or until heated through. Season with salt and freshly ground black pepper. Serve.

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