Chunky Fish and Potato Soup with Leeks and Bacon

Cook in:
30 mins
Serves:
4
Per Serving %RI

1. Heat the oil in a large saucepan. Add in the bacon and sauté over a high heat until crispy. Remove to a plate.
2. Add a knob of butter to the saucepan; reduce to a medium heat, then add in the leeks and
garlic. Fry gently for 5 minutes until softened, but not coloured.
3. Add the potatoes and cook for a further minute. Pour in the stock and lemon r ind, cover and simmer
for 12-15 minutes or until the potatoes are tender. With a slotted spoon, remove half the potatoes and leeks from the stock and set aside.
4. Transfer the remaining potatoes, leeks, stock and milk into a blender or f ood processor and whizz until smooth. Pour back into the saucepan. Add the sweetcor n, bacon, fish and the potatoes and leeks you have set aside.
5. Cover and gently heat for 3-4 minutes until the fish is just cooked through – don’t boil. Stir in the chives and cream (if using), then season to taste. Serve with some crusty wholemeal bread.

Ingredients

500g Rooster potatoes, cut into small

cubes (approx 1½cm)

700g whiting, skinned, boned and cut

into 3cm chunks

4 streaky bacon rashers, smoked if

possible, finely diced

340g sweetcorn, frozen and defrosted

3 medium leeks, finely sliced

2 cloves garlic, chopped

1 litre fish or chicken stock

600ml whole milk

4tbsp cream (optional)

1tbsp olive oil

Grated rind of 1 lemon

Handful of chives, chopped

A knob of butter

Salt and freshly ground black pepper

500g Rooster potatoes, cut into small cubes (approx 1½cm) 700g whiting, skinned, boned and cut into 3cm chunks 4 streaky bacon rashers, smoked if possible, finely diced 340g sweetcorn, frozen and defrosted 3 medium leeks, finely sliced 2 cloves garlic, chopped 1 litre fish or chicken stock 600ml whole milk 4tbsp cream (optional) 1tbsp olive oil Grated rind of 1 lemon Handful of chives, chopped A knob of butter Salt and freshly ground black pepper

You may also like

Leftover Roast Lunch Hash

Don't let your leftovers go to waste. Try this delicious Roast Lunch Hash.

  • Cook in: 20 mins

Christmas leftover jacket potato recipe

This recipe is great for getting through the sprouts at Christmas - the added blue cheese adds a different dimension.  Try throughout the year with other leftover vegetables.

  • Prep in: 10 mins
  • Cook in: 30 mins

Roasted Red Pepper, Potato, Chorizo and Kale Stew

Roasted Red Pepper, Potato, Chorizo & Kale Stew

Dive into this tasty and fulfilling roasted red pepper, potato, chorizo and kale stew. Vibrant in colour and rich in flavour, this Spanish -inspired stew can be enjoyed any day of the week. For an extra indulgence, top with a soft cheese of your choice.

  • Prep in: 10 mins
  • Cook in: 40 mins

Chunky Fish and Potato Soup with Leeks and Bacon

Chunky Fish and Potato Soup with Leeks and Bacon

Try this warming soup, it's really quick to make and a very healthy meal choice

  • Cook in: 30 mins