Baby Leeks Waitrose 135g

2.6 out of 5 (7)

3 out of 7 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

life 3 days guaranteed (avg. 4) (avg. 4)*

Suitable for vegetarians


Price per kg: £14.81


Product Description

Young, tender baby leeks
Specially selected and grown for their size and delicate, sweet flavour. Perfect for serving whole as an accompaniment, alone or classically with a cheese sauce.

Product Information



Refrigerated after purchase.

Prepare & Use

Wash before use

Country of Origin

Country of origin may vary depending upon seasonality.

Country of Packing



Waitrose Limited
RG12 8YA

Package Type

Shrink wrapped.


Customer Reviews

2.6 out of 5

7 customers reviewed this product Average rating 2.6

3 out of 7 customers would recommend this product to a friend.

Rating: 4 star out of 5

11 September 2013

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

24 July 2013

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

21 April 2013

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

26 August 2012

Too gritty

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

Rating: 1 star out of 5

01 December 2010

Most gritty leek ever

Had to totally destroy these to get all the grit and sand out, may as well have bought biggers ones, they certainly could be retained in their original shape.


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