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Easy Weight Watchers Vichyssoise

Easy Weight Watchers Vichyssoise Recipe

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Easy Weight Watchers Vichyssoise Recipe. Vichyssoise is a cold soup made from puréed leeks, onions, and potatoes.

It’s traditionally served chilled, although it can also be served hot.

The soup is often garnished with chives or diced vegetables and is a popular summertime dish.

It was invented in 1917 by French chef Louis Diat, who was working at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in New York City at the time.

The name “vichyssoise” comes from the French town of Vichy, which is known for its thermal baths.

The soup is often served as an appetizer, first course or as a light meal.

Weight Watchers Points


MyWW Points: 6 Green Plan
6 WW Smart Points

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Easy Weight Watchers Vichyssoise

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Easy Weight Watchers Vichyssoise Soup Recipe. It is traditionally served chilled, although it can also be served hot.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 50 mins
Cooling Time 2 hrs
Total Time 3 hrs
Course Appetizer
Cuisine French
Servings 4

Ingredients
 

Instructions
 

  • Place a large saucepan over medium heat. Add butter, and melt it.
  • Add leeks and saute approximately 5 minutes, or until softened.
  • In the saucepan, add potatoes, chicken broth, ground nutmeg, salt, and white pepper.
  • Turn heat to medium/high, bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer until the potatoes are soft.
  • Remove from heat, and set aside for 15 minutes to allow to cool.
  • In a food processor, add the soup, and puree until it becomes smooth.
  • Transfer to a storage bowl.
  • Add light cream and stir to mix in.
  • Cover and place in the refrigerator until chilled.

To Serve;

  • Served chilled. Garnish with chives.

Notes

Serving Size: ¼ Cup
MyWW Points: 6 Green Plan
6 WW Smart Points
Personal Points will vary based on your individual plan.
We are not associated with Weight Watchers/WW in any way. Double check points on their official calculator.

Nutrition

Serving: 0.25 CupCalories: 175kcalCarbohydrates: 30gProtein: 8gFat: 3gSaturated Fat: 2gPolyunsaturated Fat: 0.2gMonounsaturated Fat: 1gCholesterol: 11mgSodium: 699mgPotassium: 746mgFiber: 3gSugar: 9gVitamin A: 705IUVitamin C: 24mgCalcium: 225mgIron: 2mg
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