Lettuce soup may sound unlikely, but it is really delicious and a beautiful rich green colour whatever type of lettuce is used.. No-one can ever guess what it is, but it's always popular. It's a good way to use up wilting leaves or a gl
MethodIn a large pan, melt butter and sweat potato and onion. Add the stock and milk and simmer until potato is soft. Add lettuce and simmer 3-5 minutes (it will look a slimy mess at this stage). Liquidise soup until smooth, and return it to the pan. Add the sugar, grated nutmeg and seasoning and bring back to a simmer. Serve with a swirl of cream, if wished.
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