Pumpkin continues to be in good supply AND QUALITY from North West WA.

Perfect weather for a delicious winter time soup.

PUMPKIN SOUP

Pumpkin Soup

Pumpkin Soup

 

 

 

 

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 1 leek, white part only, finely sliced
  • 1 garlic clove, crushed
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground coriander
  • 1 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg
  • 1kg peeled pumpkin, diced
  • 1 large potato, peeled, diced
  • 1L chicken or vegetable stock
  • 1/2 cup (125ml) thin cream

 

  1. Heat oil in a large saucepan over low heat, add onion and leek and cook for 2-3 minutes, until softened but not coloured.
  2. Add garlic and spices and cook, stirring, for 30 seconds. Add pumpkin, potato and stock and bring to the boil.
  3. Turn heat to low, cover and simmer for 30 minutes. Allow to cool slightly, then blend in batches.
  4. Return soup to pan, stir through cream and reheat gently. Season and add a little more nutmeg if desired.
  5. Serve with your favourite bread.