Poireaux Vinaigrette (Marinated Leeks with Herbs)

Poireaux Vinaigrette (Marinated Leeks with Herbs)

Poireaux Vinaigrette (Marinated Leeks with Herbs)
The origins of leeks vinaigrette—poached leeks in a mustardy dressing—are unknown, but it's easy to imagine someone pulling them out of the stockpot once they had worked their magic, then seasoning them.Todd Coleman

The origins of leeks vinaigrette—poached leeks in a mustardy dressing—are unknown, but it's easy to imagine someone pulling them out of the stockpot once they had worked their magic, then seasoning them. As a Paris bistro owner put it, "Leeks have all the advantages: They're nourishing, cheap, and tasty."—Megan Wetherall