Ideas for leeks

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  1. bex552

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    Ive just had a delivery of leeks and theyre huge! So any recipies or ideas would be welcome thanks
     
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    we had a while ago leek risotto... it was absolutely delicious and you can use quite a few leeks to get a great flavour. Or you could slice and fry them in fry light and add a little synned fromage frai and make creamed leeks to go with salmon or some white fish? Add them to mashed potato and then top a shepards or cottage pie with. Just a few ideas to get you going :)
     
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    Yeah I was going to say leek and mushroom risotto or there is a fabby SW recipe for oozing leek risotto which has an egg in the middle and the yolk burst when you dig in with the fork.
     
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    This sounds HEAVENLY. I've searched for the recipe but can't find it :sigh: Can you help?
     
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    I think that leeks and butternut squash go very well together. I put cubes of squash, thickly sliced leeks and skinless boneless chicken thighs in my slow cooker and it is just a lovely meal.
     
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    OMG, I just found this thread - yummy creamy leek recipe!! I put a little bit of quark in and natural yogurt! Scrummy!!!
     
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    S/W Chicken and leek pie was yummy (well I used turkey as I had leftovers)
     
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    chicken and leek pie sounds really good. where do i find the recipe? thanks :)
     
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    I will pop in on the recipe section x
     
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    Thanks a million welshcake :) x
     
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