Pickled Sweet

Well fall has arrived, so soup making is in order!  My Great Aunt H has been under the weather and when I called her she mentioned how she was so disappointed by the potato soup she had eaten earlier in the week.  Man – that was all it took, now I was craving potato soup!  Fast forward to Friday afternoon, I pick up my CSA and look – POTATOES!

I had everything else I needed on hand except for leeks so I made a quick detour to the grocery store on the way home from the farm.

How is it that something so simple to make is so soul satisfying?  Thank goodness the hubby and I both LOVE soup!

I started with diced carrots, onion, celery and leeks.  I sautéed them in a bit of olive oil and seasoned them with, thyme, salt and pepper.  Once they  had begun to soften, I…

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