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Check out this silky smooth leek soup with avocado and crunchy bacon prepared in my fabulous KitchenAid Cook Processor: video recipe!

Leek Soup with Crunchy Bacon

Check out this silky smooth leek soup with avocado and crunchy bacon!
Course Soup
Cuisine General
Keyword leek soup
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 30 minutes
Total Time 50 minutes
Servings 2
Calories per serving 391 kcal

Ingredients

  • 12,5 oz leek whites (350 g)
  • 2 large garlic cloves
  • 1 small ripe avocado
  • ½ small onion
  • 2 thick slices salted bacon
  • 1 tbsp unsalted butter
  • 2 ½ cups chicken or vegetable stock (600 ml)
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 2 bay leaves
  • nutmeg
  • pepper
  • salt

Instructions

  1. Peel the garlic cloves and the onion. Chop both up finely and add it to a large pan together with the bay leaves, the olive oil and half of the unsalted butter. Season with a pinch of pepper, nutmeg and salt.
  2. Check out this silky smooth leek soup with avocado and crunchy bacon prepared in my fabulous KitchenAid Cook Processor: video recipe!
  3. Place the pan over medium heat and gently stir fry the garlic and onion for 4 minutes. In the meantime slice the leek whites up finely and rinse them well under cold running tap water. Then add them to the onion in the pan.
  4. Check out this silky smooth leek soup with avocado and crunchy bacon prepared in my fabulous KitchenAid Cook Processor: video recipe!
  5. Give the leeks a good stir. Put a lid on the pan and let the leeks cook for 5 to 6 minutes. Then pour in the vegetable or chicken stock.
  6. Check out this silky smooth leek soup with avocado and crunchy bacon prepared in my fabulous KitchenAid Cook Processor: video recipe!
  7. Cook the leek soup for 6 to 8 minutes or until the leeks are soft. In the meantime grill or fry the slices of bacon until crispy. Remove the bay leaves. Peel the avocado and add the avocado meat to the soup.
  8. Check out this silky smooth leek soup with avocado and crunchy bacon prepared in my fabulous KitchenAid Cook Processor: video recipe!
  9. Mix or blend the leek soup until silky smooth. Check the seasoning and add extra pepper, nutmeg or salt to taste if necessary. Add extra butter to taste.
  10. Check out this silky smooth leek soup with avocado and crunchy bacon prepared in my fabulous KitchenAid Cook Processor: video recipe!
  11. Scoop the avocado leek soup into large bowls and top with crumbled crunchy bacon. Serve hot.
  12. Check out this silky smooth leek soup with avocado and crunchy bacon prepared in my fabulous KitchenAid Cook Processor: video recipe!