According to Julia Child soup is “an excellent lunch or light supper”.
Potage Parmentier (Leek or Onion and Potato Soup)
(Mastering the Art of French Cooking Vol 1, pg. 37-38)
“Is simplicity itself”. I could not put it any better. This recipe only has six ingredients. This has been the easiest MtAoFC recipe that I have made thus far.
- 3 to 4 cups or 1 lb. peeled potatoes, sliced or diced
4. 1 tbs salt
5. 4 to 6 tbs whipping cream or 2 to 3 tbs softened butter
6. 2 to 3 tbs minced parsley or chives
7. Simmer vegetables in water and salt for 40 to 50 minutes