Delicious Winter Soup

Ever wondered what  you can do with some in season fresh butternut squash you have from that local farmer’s market? Well I may just have the answer for you…

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Butternut Squash and Pumpkin Soup! I myself love this soup and would always make it for the family during these cold nights as it brings warmth, freshness and joy in both our hearts and tummies.

When buying this super healthy and low fat vegetable, always look for that firm and hard body around the squash to be sure that it is in its most prime stage.

Enjoy and have fun cooking this super simple and delicious winter soup for your family and friends to make those cold winter nights warm and cozy.

Let  me know in the comments on what you think about this soup and maybe some great variations you can make with it. also pictures of your self made soups would be well appreciated.

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Delicious Winter Soup – Butternut Squash and Carrot Soup


1 small butternut squash, diced

4 medium carrots, diced

3/4 cups leeks, sliced thinly

1 tablespoon butter

2 1/2 cups chicken broth

salt and pepper to  taste

1/4 teaspoon nutmeg

1/4 cup cream


1. In a large saucepan, cook your squash, carrots and leeks in butter for around 8 minutes then pour in your broth and cover to cook for around 25 to 30 minutes till softened.

2. Once vegetables have softened, blend everything till smooth with a hand blender then season to taste with salt, pepper and nutmeg.

delicious winter soup
3. Serve with a spoonful of cream on each bowl then if you like garnish some chopped fresh tarragon and toasted pumpkin seeds, enjoy!


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