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Blue Cheese Cream of Leek

Dairy Farmers of Canada
Add to Calendar 09/20/2019 10:00 AM 09/20/2019 11:00 AM America/New_York Choose the perfect time to make this recipe What you'll need:

1 lb (450 g) trimmed leek, washed and chopped
2 cups (500 mL) watercress, rinsed and patted dry
1 tbsp (15 mL) butter
1 tbsp (15 mL) instant vegetable broth mix
4 cups (1 L) water
1 tsp (5 mL) corn starch (optional)
2/3 cup (160 mL) 15 % or 18 % table cream
4 oz (125 g) Canadian Blue Ermite cheese, crumbled
Fresh ground pepper, to taste

Yields: 8 servings

See full recipe: https://www.dairygoodness.ca/cheese/canadian-cheese/recipes/blue-cheese-cream-of-leek?source=calendar
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  • Course Soups & Creams
  • Prep. Time 15 mins
  • Cooking Time 30 mins
  • Yields 8 servings
  • Course Soups & Creams
  • Prep. Time 15 mins
  • Cooking Time 30 mins
  • Yields 8 servings

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Ingredients

1 lb (450 g) trimmed leek, washed and chopped
2 cups (500 mL) watercress, rinsed and patted dry
1 tbsp (15 mL) butter
1 tbsp (15 mL) instant vegetable broth mix
4 cups (1 L) water
1 tsp (5 mL) corn starch (optional)
2/3 cup (160 mL) 15 % or 18 % table cream
4 oz (125 g) Canadian Blue Ermite cheese, crumbled
Fresh ground pepper, to taste

Preparation

In large covered saucepan, cook leek and watercress in butter over low heat for 15 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add broth mix and cook for another 5 minutes, still covered. Add water and bring to boil. Cook over medium heat for 10 minutes while stirring.

Blend in corn starch with cream and stir in soup. Stir in Canadian Blue Ermite cheese and season to taste.

In food processor, purée mixture until smooth. Serve immediately sprinkled with fresh parsley and Canadian Blue Ermite cheese.

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