Leek

A member of the onion family that resembles an oversize green onion with overlapping, wide, green leaves, a fat, white stalk, and shaggy roots at the bulb end. Leeks have a subtle onion flavor.

Recipes

  1. Leek and Garlic Mashed Potatoes

    Mashed potatoes become even more mouth watering with the addition of whipping cream garlic and leek .

  2. Chicken-Leek Casserole

    This chicken and leek combination accented with a delicate cream-and-wine sauce is an elegant but easy dish that's perfect for parties or special family meals.

  3. Zucchini-Leek Tart

    The smooth custardy filling for this savory tart includes zucchini, leek , and Gruyere cheese. Serve it for a weekend breakfast or brunch.

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Articles

  1. Spinach & Leek Torta di Riso – Open Recipe, Insert Vegetables

    Mon, 16 Jun 2014

    I made this delicious and rustic torta di riso with fresh spinach and leeks, but the recipe is a perfect catchall for those abundant summer vegetables. Things like eggplant, peppers, beans, and squash will all work beautifully. Just cut them kind of small, cook them tender, and let the rice,

  2. Cooking Up Romance: 10 Aphrodisiac Foods

    Sun, 9 Feb 2014

    Sauce is a masculine dish with a savory sauce; vegetables, cream, cheese, saffron, red wine and more come together in Silky Leek and Red Wine Soup for an enriching experience. And dress up sweet cantaloupe with red wine in Cantaloupe with Red Wine Syrup . It

  3. Brussels Sprouts — Easy Thanksgiving, One Recipe at a Time

    Tue, 12 Nov 2013

    If your family is wild about dumplings, make these Brussels Sprouts and Leek Dumplings . If you would rather have a Caesar salad than any other side dish you can imagine, then by all means go for Shaved Brussels

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Videos

  1. How to Cook a Fish in Parchment Paper

    Thu, 15 May 2014

    [MUSIC] We've taken the salmon and we've laid it on the parchment paper, we're gonna top the salmon with some leek , a little bit of grape tomato, the pinch of salt, a drop of. White wine, some fresh thyme, and a nice stab of butter

    Leek found at 0:11

    it on the parchment paper, we're gonna top the salmon with some leek , a little bit of grape tomato, the pinch of salt, a drop of. White wine, some fresh thyme, and a nice stab
  2. How to Make Layered Potatoes and Leeks

    Mon, 31 Oct 2011

    so our potatoes are now done and our leek and mushroom mixture is done. We simmer ..... slices of potatoes. So, our mushroom and leek mixture is now ready, nice and tender ..... well take about 1/3 of our mushroom- leek mixture. So you can just eyeball this

    Leek found at 3:20, 3:55, 4:34

    let them boil. Alright, so our potatoes are now done and our leek and mushroom mixture is done. We simmer those potatoes for about 3 minutes and we've drained them right there. So, in our
    you get some nice thin slices of potatoes. So, our mushroom and leek mixture is now ready, nice and tender, and our potatoes are also ready. We let those simmer for about 3 minutes covered
    dine. There you go, perfect. Then, well take about 1/3 of our mushroom- leek mixture. So you can just eyeball this as well and we're gonna layer that on top of our potatoes. This is gonna

Food Blogs We Love

  1. Thanksgiving 2012: Mushroom & Leek Bread Pudding

    Sun, 11 Nov 2012

    Mushroom & Leek Bread Pudding is an alternative to Thanksgiving stuffing. This recipe comes from Ina Garten, the Barefoot Contessa, via Food Network Magazine.

  2. Celery Root Soup

    Sat, 2 Feb 2013

    1 3/4 c cooked wild rice 2 T fresh chives, chopped finely Melt butter in soup pot. Add leek and carrot then cover and cook 5 minutes. Uncover and cook another 5 minutes or until tender. Add wine, celery root, broth

  3. Satay Noodles and Greens

    Fri, 6 Dec 2013

    ll be only using the white part of the leek (compost or use the green part to make broth). Wash the leek very well, separating the layers a bit to rinse out any dirt. Very thinly slice the leek . Heat the cooking oil in a large saute

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How To

  1. How to Make Sushi Rice

    Sat, 1 Jan 2000

    a clean kitchen towel for assembling your rolls. Spicy Broccoli Sprout Sushi Spicy sprouts, such as broccoli, arugula, or leek , give sushi rolls a delicate crunch and peppery flavor. California Rolls This California roll is an example of an "inside