Creamy Leek and Broccoli Soup

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” Beautiful soup, so rich and green.  Waiting in a hot tureen.  Who for such dainties would not stoop? Soup of the evening, beautiful soup!”  Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland

In honor of National Soup Week in the US, the soup pot has been bubbling with some delicious concoctions.   It’s no coincidence that soup and winter months go hand and hand. Soup is an easy way to boost nutrition to keep us healthy through cold and flu season.  After attending a lecture on nutrition by Jolene Hart, the author of Eat Pretty:  Nutrition and Beauty, Inside and Out(visit her site here ), I set out to create a super soup, loaded with nutritional goodness that was soulful and satisfying.  Served in a hollowed out bread bowl it was substantial and a meal in itself. Continue reading