Gail’s Biltong, leek and sweet potato soup

Please note that EsmeSalon may have a financial relationship with some of the vendors we mention in this post which means we may get compensated financially or in kind, at no extra cost to you if you make a purchase through any link in this post. Please refer to our Affiliate Disclosure and Privacy Policy should you require any additional information.

Please Spread the love!
  •  
  •  
  • 0
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  

TRH Gail's Biltong, leek and sweet potato soup

50 g butter,
100 g finely sliced biltong,
6 leeks thinly sliced,
1/2 tsp freshly ground coriander seeds,
1 ml nutmeg,
3 small sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into cubes,
1 medium potato, peeled and cut into cubes,
1.25 Litres vegetable stock,
+- 125 ml cream,
salt and pepper to taste.
Biltong shavings for garnish

In a large pot, heat the butter.
Add 1/2 the biltong, the leeks and spices and sauté until fragrant.
Add the cubed potatoes and sauté for a minute, then add the stock.
Cover a bring to a gentle boil.
Simmer gently for +- 35 -40 minutes or until the potatoes are soft.
Place in blender with the cream and remaining biltong and blitz until smooth.
Add more cream or stock for a thinner consistency.
Season to taste.
Serve hot with crumbled blue cheese and crusty bread.
Garnish with some biltong shavings.
Serves 6

Source Bits of Carey
Prepared, Tried and tested by: Gail Haselsteiner

  • Make tomorrow more amazing than today!
  • Just believe in yourself and dream big.
  • Do not give up on your hopes. Take care always.
 

COPYRIGHT STATEMENT

I, Esme Slabbert, am the author and creator of this site, EsmeSalon. It is unlawful to re-use any content from this blog, without my written permission. Please contact me should you wish to discuss it further.

 

MISSION STATEMENT

My goal is to provide the best homemade recipes that are healthy for all families to enjoy. I also endeavor to showcase and share other bloggers and promote them on my Blog.    You will also find Resources and Courses and Services for Bloggers which I promote from time to time. 

Leave a Comment

Get More Exclusive Content sent directly by me to your Inbox

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from our team.

Please check your email inbox and confirm your subscription. Thank you, EsmeSalon