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Leek recipes

42 Recipes

Try our best ever recipes for leeks, including terrific tarts, cheesy side dishes and easy pasta dishes. Make the most of leek season with our favourite dishes.


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  • Leek tart with salad and bread on board

    Pea & leek super-green tart

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.11 ratings

    Enjoy a slice of our cheesy leek & pea tart with a fresh green salad and crusty bread. This recipe works equally well with shortcrust or puff pastry

  • Salmon & leek parcels

    Salmon & leek parcels

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.115 ratings

    Much easier than it looks, once you have mastered this salmon in filo recipe it will be a dinner party favourite

  • Buttered leeks

    Buttered leeks

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.30 ratings

    A Scottish favourite, this is one of the best ways to cook leeks – slowly and gently in their own juice

  • Leek, cheese & bacon tart

    Leek, cheese & bacon tart

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.63 ratings

    This tart looks as impressive as it tastes. Leftovers are great for lunchboxes too

  • Sausage & leek mash pie served in a casserole dish

    Sausage & leek mash pie

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.104 ratings

    Enjoy sausages and kale with a cheesy mash topping made with leeks and mustard. You can freeze this pie for busy weeknights when you need to feed a crowd

  • Leek, cheddar & bacon loaf sandwich

    Leek, cheddar & bacon loaf sandwich

    A star rating of 4.9 out of 5.7 ratings

    Do away with pesky slices of bread and bake your cheesy filling into your loaf - serve as thick wedges

  • Creamy leek, pesto & squash pie in a serving dish

    Creamy leek, pesto & squash pie

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.44 ratings

    Take some time aside to batch-cook and fill your freezer with this moreish leek, cannellini beans and squash pie and you'll thank yourself on busy weeknights

  • A creamy chicken, bean & leek traybake

    Creamy chicken, bean & leek traybake

    A star rating of 4.2 out of 5.57 ratings

    Throw together chicken thighs, cannellini beans and crème fraîche with a few other ingredients for this easy traybake. You can easily double it up and freeze the leftovers

  • Cheesy leeks in dish

    Cheesy leeks

    A star rating of 5 out of 5.1 rating

    These bubbling, cheesy leeks are the ultimate side dish, perfect for a Sunday roast or family meal. Top with breadcrumbs for a crisp crust

  • Cheesy leek & bacon pasta

    Cheesy leek & bacon pasta

    A star rating of 4.4 out of 5.90 ratings

    A creamy and comforting quick pasta recipe, ideal for when you're short on time

  • Leek, ricotta & gruyère tart

    Leek, ricotta & gruyère tart

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.24 ratings

    Ricotta gives this quiche a lovely, light cheese-cakey texture – leftovers make a great packed lunch

  • Glamorgan sausages on a baking tray

    Glamorgan sausages

    A star rating of 4.6 out of 5.9 ratings

    Make your own Glamorgan sausages, a traditional Welsh vegetarian sausage featuring cheese, leeks and breadcrumbs. Make a batch of 12 and freeze any you don't eat

  • Crab & leek pasties

    Crab & leek pasties

    A star rating of 2.5 out of 5.2 ratings

    Adding a crabmeat filling to these pasties makes these special enough to serve to friends

  • Leek, cheese & potato pasties

    Leek, cheese & potato pasties

    A star rating of 4.8 out of 5.23 ratings

    Mini veggie pastry parcels with oozing cheese make a great value and comforting homemade snack

  • Carla's Leek & cheese muffins

    Carla's Leek & cheese muffins

    A star rating of 3.9 out of 5.29 ratings

    Young Good Food reader Carla loves making up her own recipes, like these easy snacks that go brilliantly with soup

  • Pheasant, leek & bacon pie

    Pheasant, leek & bacon pie

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.9 ratings

    Don't be scared of cooking game - you can cook pheasant breasts as you would chicken

  • Creamed leek tart

    Creamed leek tart

    A star rating of 4.5 out of 5.20 ratings

    A creamy tart from MasterChef judge John Torode that makes a great centrepiece at any time of year

  • Leek, potato & bacon bake

    Leek, potato & bacon bake

    A star rating of 4.3 out of 5.107 ratings

    This bake is a cross between two classics – creamy dauphinoise and pommes boulangère (potatoes cooked in stock), the perfect side dish

  • Oven-baked leek & bacon risotto

    Oven-baked leek & bacon risotto

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.155 ratings

    A one-pot risotto you don't need to stand over for half an hour? Got to be a midweek winner

  • Smoked haddock & leek risotto

    Smoked haddock & leek risotto

    A star rating of 4.7 out of 5.361 ratings

    There's no tedious stirring with this one - just stick it in the oven until creamy and delicious


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