Velvety and Rich Butternut Squash Soup

Savor the warmth of autumn with every spoonful of our Velvety and Rich Butternut Squash Soup. This recipe takes the essence of comfort to new heights, offering a delightful balance of flavors and textures that dance together in harmony. With the rich sweetness of butternut squash, the earthy undertones of herbs, and the creamy decadence of the soup, it’s a culinary journey that captures the essence of the season.

Ingredients

  • 1 medium butternut squash, peeled, seeded, and cubed
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 3 cups vegetable broth
  • 1 teaspoon fresh thyme leaves
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream
  • Chopped chives for garnish

Instructions

  1. Heat a large pot over medium heat. Add a drizzle of olive oil, then add the chopped onion and minced garlic. Sauté until fragrant and translucent.
  2. Add the cubed butternut squash, vegetable broth, fresh thyme leaves, ground nutmeg, salt, and pepper. Bring to a boil, then reduce the heat and let it simmer until the squash is tender.
  3. Using an immersion blender, carefully blend the soup until smooth and velvety.
  4. Stir in the heavy cream, allowing the flavors to meld together. Adjust seasoning if needed.
  5. Ladle the soup into bowls and garnish with chopped chives.

Prep time: 15 minutes | Cook time: 30 minutes | Total time: 45 minutes

Yields: 4 servings

Indulge in the comforting embrace of autumn with our Velvety and Rich Butternut Squash Soup. With the warmth of thyme and nutmeg, the creaminess of butternut squash, and a touch of heavy cream, each spoonful is a journey through the essence of the season.

Nutrition information: Calories: 220 | Fat: 10g | Carbohydrates: 32g | Fiber: 5g | Protein: 3g

Conclude your meal with the enchanting flavors of fall, as you savor the rich symphony of tastes in every bowl of this delightful Butternut Squash Soup. Whether enjoyed alone or with crusty bread, this recipe encapsulates the spirit of autumn and brings its magic to your table. Share it with loved ones and make every moment a celebration of good food and cherished company.

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