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Offer - Baby Leeks Waitrose 135g

2.4 out of 5 (8)

3 out of 8 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Buy any 2 for £3

 - Buy any 2 for £3. Order by 30/12/2014, offer subject to availability. Maximum 20 promotional items per customer.

life 3 days guaranteed (avg. 3.5)*

Suitable for vegetarians

£2.00

Price per kg: £14.81

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Product Description

Baby leeks
Succulent, mild and sweet, Love life - 1 of your 5 a day = 8 leeks
Love life
By choosing these products you are improving the nutritional balance of your daily diet. A varied balanced diet together with frequent activity supports a healthy lifestyle.
waitrose.com/lovelife for more information

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Product Information

Categories


Brand

Waitrose

Storage

Refrigerated after purchase.

Instructions

Wash before use

Preparation and Usage

Wash before use.

Country of Origin

Country of origin may vary depending upon seasonality

Country of Packing

UK

Manufacturer

Waitrose Limited,
Bracknell,
Berkshire,
RG12 8YA,
UK.

Package Type

Tray & Overwrap

Recycling Information

Film - Not Recyclable

Other Information

Storage:
Refrigerate after purchase.

Additional Information:
Per 100g Calories 26, Fat 0.5, Saturates 0.1, Salt 0.01g, Sugars 2.2g GDA

Packaging
Punnet - Plastic - check local recycling
Film - Plastic - not currently recycled

Nutrition

Nutritional Data

Typical Valuesper 100g
Energy 109kJ
26kcal
Protein 1.6g
Carbohydrate 2.9g
of which sugars 2.2g
Fat 0.5g
of which saturates 0.1g
Fibre 1.8g
Sodium 0.00g

Reviews

Customer Reviews

2.4 out of 5

8 customers reviewed this product Average rating 2.4

3 out of 8 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 1 star out of 5

Won't Be Buying Again

I'm a keen and experienced cook familiar with preparing leeks and these just didn't produce an acceptable end product. They were flavourless and tough, not pleasant to eat at all.

Rating: 4 star out of 5

Tender and flavoursome

I was surprised to see all the negative reviews. I just chopped the very ends of the green off (quite normal for a leek) washed, then sautéed in a frying pan with balsamic vinegar - and they were delicious!

Rating: 1 star out of 5

Waste of money

Mostly tough green leaves with very little white. Full of sand so had to hack them about to get clean. Never again.

Rating: 3 star out of 5

6 in my pack

Lasted well past the sell by date. The green bits are gritty but the white is fine. However, there were only 6 leeks in my pack - enough for one person as a side dish, so they've turned out to be pretty expensive on balance.

Rating: 3 star out of 5

Too gritty

We bought these for a BBQ and although they tasted good, they were so gritty, even after washing thoroughly. Big disappointment.

Recipes

Cumin-flavoured Puy Lentils with Leeks, Courgettes and Peas

Cumin-flavoured Puy Lentils with Leeks, Courgettes and Peas

Quick to cook up, this dish works because the naturally delicious flavours of the ingredients are allowed to shine through without being concealed. The spices add a delicate and delicious edge which infuse exciting flavours into the dish, and the cumin-flavoured lentils are a tasty take on plainer, pasta-based dishes.

25 mins

Marco's Quick Lamb Stew

Marco's Quick Lamb Stew

There are times when you want to put together a meal as soon as possible. This quick 'stew' made with Knorr Herb Infusion Stock Pot is perfect for those times.

30 mins

Greg Malouf's Chicken Livers pressed with Dukkah

Greg Malouf's Chicken Livers pressed with Dukkah

This sublime chicken liver terrine has a distinct Middle-Eastern influence. Dukkah is a paste made out of cumin seeds, coriander seeds and hazelnuts, and is often served as a side dish to vegetables and bread.

45 mins

Charred Leeks with Hazelnuts

Charred Leeks with Hazelnuts

Leeks can be a brilliant star ingredient in recipes!

20 mins

Spring Lamb Stew with Seasonal Vegetables

Spring Lamb Stew with Seasonal Vegetables

This delicious casserole incoporates classic spring flavours and is great served with crusty bread.

1 hr 50 mins


View all recipes containing Baby Leeks Waitrose

Life guarantee
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