Quotes About Leeks

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Quotes About Leeks

Leeks, like other oniony things, reach a certain peak when fried. Its the subtle sweetness that suddenly becomes evident and works so well with their creamy texture.
— Yotam Ottolenghi —

The banquet proceeded. The first course, a mince of olives, shrimp and onions baked in oyster shells with cheese and parsley was followed by a soup of tunny, cockles and winkles simmered in white wine with leeks and dill. Then, in order, came a service of broiled quail stuffed with morels, served on slices of good white bread, with side dishes of green peas; artichokes cooked in wine and butter, with a salad of garden greens; then tripes and sausages with pickled cabbage; then a noble saddle of venison glazed with cherry sauce and served with barley first simmered in broth, then fried with garlic and sage; then honey-cakes, nuts and oranges; and all the while the goblets flowed full with noble Voluspa and San Sue from Watershade, along with the tart green muscat wine of Dascinet.

— Jack Vance

He sat down in a corner and ordered half a pound of dumplings, which came in a white bowl with a blue rim. While he was eating, his memory was further revived and sharpened by the familiar taste of the stuffing, made of pork, leeks, cabbage, dried shrimp, ginger, sesame oil. Every bit of the memory became unmistakable now.

— Ha Jin

The road to hell is paved with leeks and potatoes

— Julie Powell

Tender and sweet, Manila clams partner well with a wide variety of foods - white wine, sake, beer, butter, leeks, fresh herbs, roasted peppers, olives, and wild mushrooms, to name a few.

— Tom Douglas

I look forward to the spring vegetables because the season is so short. Mushrooms, edible foraged herbs, wild leeks, early season asparagus.

— David Chang

The natural sweetness of leeks, with their soft, oniony aroma, makes them the perfect winter comfort food.

— Yotam Ottolenghi

Just washed, How chill The white leeks!

— Matsuo Basho

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