Potato and Leek Casserole Recipe Recipe

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Submitted by repunzel_black

Makes 4 servings



Adapted from The Great Potato Cookbook (Steel, 1988). Original recipe uses spinach instead of leek and has 75g of butter which I've reduced to 35! Choose a spicy chutney, I like tomato and apple.

Recipe Ingredients for Potato and Leek Casserole Recipe

5 g butter
2 tbsp breadcrumbs
450 g potatoes, cooked and mashed
3 tbsp cheese
35 g butter
1 tsp salt
1/2 tsp black pepper
1 egg, separated
400 g (2 medium) leeks, chopped
2 tsp olive oil
1 onion, finely chopped
1 tbsp tomato puree
28 g (2 Tbsp) tomato chutney
1 jalapeno pepper, green, finely chopped
1 cube chicken stock
1 pinch of nutmeg

Recipe Directions for Potato and Leek Casserole Recipe

  1. Cook potatoes, mash using a little cooking water if needed.

  2. Grease oven dish with butter and coat inside with breadcrumbs.

  3. Mix potato with the cheese, second measure of butter, salt, pepper and egg yolk. Line dish with with potato mixture.

  4. Chop leeks, wash and drain thoroughly.

  5. Heat oil and fry onion until soft. Add leeks, tomato puree, chutney, jalapeno and crumbled stock cube. simmer gently for 5min.

  6. Cool until just warm, then fold in whisked egg white and nutmeg.

  7. Pour into potato lined dish and bake at 180 degrees Celsius for 25min.

Categories

Potatoes, Vegetables, Main Dish, Side Dish, Mexican, Bake, Boil, Fry, Vegetarian

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 290.7g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
308
Calories from Fat
127
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
14.1g
22%
Saturated Fat
7.0g
35%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
74mg
25%
Sodium
741mg
31%
Potassium
735mg
21%
Total Carbohydrates
40.4g
13%
Dietary Fiber
5.4g
22%
Sugars
7.0g
Protein
7.2g
Vitamin A 42% Vitamin C 64%
Calcium 13% Iron 18%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
B
  Good points
  • High in vitamin A
  • Very high in vitamin C
  •   Bad points
  • High in saturated fat
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