Need something exciting to do with leeks!!

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  1. Metermaid

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    I really like the subtle taste of leeks, but never know quite how to use them. Now sauteeing them in cream is out! - does anyone have any great recipes (I'm mainly a red day person).

    Thanks :)
     
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    mixing with cheese (HEA) and then using as a toast topper is delicious!
     
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    Boil them, drain them and then add some VLF cream cheese and chives.. yummmm!!
     
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    Ooh I like both those ideas - thanks!
     
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    Take them skydiving?
     
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    Cheesy leeks are lush on a bed of mash
     
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    Not very exciting but leek and potato soup??
     
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    I like mine in mash too.

    Also on red days, very nice fried with bacon. Lovely accompaniment to a chicken breast or similar.

    You can also fry them with a splash of white wine in the pan. V tasty.
     
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    Ooh, I need to go buy some more - so many ideas, thank you!
     
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