A Summer Soup

Leeks, basil and garlic from my garden. Mmm.

Vichyssoise is not only the simplest soup I know, it is also one of the best. It’s so simple I can’t really ‘own’ the recipe, as my vichyssoise is probably identical to Julia Child’s and Anthony Bourdain’s and everybody else’s too. Bourdain, incidentally, credits his lifelong interest [...]