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Cold Vichyssoise From A Killer Cookbook #3: Holiday Recipes to Accompany The Reporter Who Died Probing In the 1992 movie Batman Returns, Bruce Wayne is surprised at the temperature of the vichyssoise his butler, Alfred, offers him. He says, “It's cold!” Alfred responds, “It's supposed to be cold.”   6 to 8 servings ⅔ cup leeks, thinly sliced, white portion only 1 small onion, sliced 2 tablespoons butter 2½ cups potatoes, peeled and sliced thinly 2 cups chicken broth 1½ cups milk 1 cup heavy cream salt, to taste   In a saucepan over medium high heat, sauté the leeks and onion in butter until tender but not brown.  Add the potatoes and chicken broth; bring the mixture to a boil, cover, reduce heat, and simmer for 35 minutes. Purée the soup mixture in a food processor, then return it to the saucepan.  Add the milk and cream, mixing well, and add salt as needed. Cover and refrigerate for several hours. Serve in flat bowls, and garnish with chives or parsley.
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