Leek & Salmon Soup


This simple, yet elegant Leek & Salmon Soup hails from the November issue of Foods Matter, the magazine for special diets and allergies. Online subscriptions are available for both U.S. and U.K. residents.

Special Diet Notes: Leek & Salmon Soup

By ingredients, this recipe is dairy-free / non-dairy, egg-free, gluten-free, nut-free, peanut-free, and soy-free.

Leek & Salmon Soup
Serves: 6
  • ⅓ cup olive oil
  • 3 large leeks, very finely sliced
  • 14oz salmon fillet, sliced in approx 8” pieces
  • 6¼ cups gluten & wheat-free fish or vegetable stock
  • ⅞ cup dry white wine
  • sea salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • juice of 1 large lemon
  • large handful fresh dill
  1. Heat the oil in a heavy pan, add the leeks and cook very slowly for 30-40 minutes or until they are soft.
  2. Add the salmon, the stock and wine, salt and pepper and bring slowly to just below the boil, by which time the salmon pieces should be almost cooked.
  3. Add the lemon juice and adjust the seasoning to taste.
  4. Chop in about half of the dill and mix very gently.
  5. Reheat to serve, stirring gently and not allowing the soup to boil.
  6. Serve in bowls sprinkled with extra dill.


About Author

Alisa is the founder of GoDairyFree.org, Food Editor for Allergic Living magazine, and author of the best-selling dairy-free book, Go Dairy Free: The Guide and Cookbook for Milk Allergies, Lactose Intolerance, and Casein-Free Living, and the new cookbook, Eat Dairy Free: Your Essential Cookbook for Everyday Meals, Snacks, and Sweets. Alisa is also a professional recipe creator and product ambassador for the natural food industry.

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