Velvety Pumpkin Soup

Velvety Pumpkin Soup: Fall Flavors in Every Spoonful

If there’s one dish that embodies the essence of fall, it’s Velvety Pumpkin Soup. This delightful recipe is a celebration of the season’s rich flavors and comforting warmth. With every spoonful, you’ll be transported to a cozy autumn day, surrounded by the rustling leaves and the earthy aroma of pumpkin.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups of fresh pumpkin puree
  • 1 cup of vegetable broth
  • 1/2 cup of heavy cream
  • 1 onion, finely chopped
  • 2 cloves of garlic, minced
  • 1 tsp of ground nutmeg
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 tbsp of olive oil
  • Fresh parsley for garnish

Instructions

  1. Heat olive oil in a large pot over medium heat. Add the chopped onion and garlic. Sauté until translucent.
  2. Add the pumpkin puree, vegetable broth, and nutmeg to the pot. Stir well and let it simmer for 15 minutes.
  3. Use an immersion blender to puree the soup until smooth and creamy.
  4. Stir in the heavy cream and season with salt and pepper. Simmer for an additional 5 minutes.
  5. Serve hot, garnished with fresh parsley leaves.

Preparation Time: 10 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

This Velvety Pumpkin Soup is the epitome of fall comfort food. The silky-smooth texture and the warm, earthy flavors of pumpkin and nutmeg will make you savor every spoonful. It’s perfect for chilly autumn evenings or as a starter for your Thanksgiving feast. Share the joy of fall by serving this soup to your loved ones!

Nutrition Information (per serving):

  • Calories: 210
  • Carbohydrates: 15g
  • Protein: 2g
  • Fat: 16g
  • Fiber: 3g

Velvety Pumpkin Soup is more than just a dish; it’s a journey through the flavors of fall. As you savor each spoonful, you’ll feel the warmth of the season embrace you. Whether you’re enjoying it as a comforting weeknight dinner or sharing it with friends and family during holiday gatherings, this soup will fill your heart with the spirit of autumn. So, gather your ingredients, start cooking, and let the delicious aroma of Velvety Pumpkin Soup fill your kitchen with the magic of fall.