- 4-5 thin leeks, trimmed and cut in half lengthways
Like garlic and onion, leeks are a member of the allium family, but have their own distinct…
- 2 tbsp olive oil
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- 25g pine nuts, toasted
- 25g goat's cheese, crumbled
- 1 tbsp balsamic vinegar
True Balsamic vinegar is an artisan product from Modena, in Emilia Romagna, Italy, and is made…
Brush the cut side of the leeks with 1 tbsp of the oil and season with sea salt and black pepper. Heat a griddle pan over a medium heat and place the leeks, cut-side down, in the pan. Griddle for 5 mins until the leeks have distinctive char marks and are tender.
Use the remaining oil to brush the top of the leeks, then turn over and cook for 5 mins more. Scatter over the pine nuts and goat’s cheese. Drizzle with balsamic vinegar to serve.