Pumpkin Soup

Pumpkin Soup

A classic that isn't just for fall. This pumpkin soup recipe is so delicious, you'll be craving it all year. Plus, it makes a great addition to holiday meals and is easy to prepare. Grab some fresh pumpkin and get ready to dig into this satisfying soup.

  • Recipe Serves: 4
  • Prep Time : 20 min
  • Cook Time : 20 min

Ingredients

  • 1 Tbsp. vegetable oil
  • 1 medium onion, chopped
  • 1 clove garlic, finely chopped
  • 2 1/2 lbs. fresh pumpkin, peeled and cubed (about 8 cups)*
  • 2 Knorr® Chicken flavor Bouillon Cube(s)
  • 3 cups boiling water
  • 1 cup light cream o half and half
  • 4 ounces cream cheese
  • Salt and ground black pepper to taste

Directions

  1. Heat oil in medium saucepan over medium-high heat and cook onion, garlic and pumpkin, stirring occasionally, 5 minutes or until onion is tender. Stir in Knorr® Chicken flavor Bouillon Cubes blended with water. Bring to a boil over high heat. Reduce heat to low and simmer, stirring occasionally, 10 minutes or until pumpkin is tender. Stir in cream and cream cheese. Cook, stirring occasionally, 5 minutes or until heated through. Remove from heat and cool slightly.
  2. Process soup in blender or food processor in batches, at low speed, until smooth. Return soup to saucepan and season with salt and pepper; heat through.

*SUBSTITUTION: Use 1 can (15 oz.) pumpkin instead of fresh pumpkin. Stir in canned pumpkin with the water.

TIP FOR ENTERTAINING: Serve pumpkin soup inside hollowed mini pumpkins.

Nutritional Information

Nutritional Information

Nutritional Information
Serving Size per serving Servings Per Container Value Amount Per Serving Nutrient Type
Serving Size per serving
Amount Per Serving
Calories -1
Calories from Fat -1
Total Fat -1 g
Saturated Fat -1 g
Cholesterol -1 mg
Sodium -1 mg
Total Carbs -1 g
Dietary Fiber -1 g
Sugars -1 g
Protein -1 g
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