Wednesday, November 23, 2011

spicy pumpkin soup

making gallons of this soup  for our new general store event on sunday...i found the recipe on ronda
carman's all the best blog last year and it has become a staple in my house this fall easy, so delicious, so comforting on these cool days.

spicy pumpkin soup

3 1/2 cups vegetable stock
1 cup whipping cream
30 oz. canned pumpkin puree
1 teaspoon ground cumin
1/2 teaspoon chili powder
1/2 teaspoon ground coriander
1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg

grated parmesan

chopped fresh cilantro

toasted pumpkin seeds or pine nuts
herb pan-fried croutons

bring vegetable stock and whipping cream to boil in heavy medium pot.
whisk in canned pumpkin, cumin, chili powder, coriander and nutmeg.
reduce heat to medium, simmer until soup thickens slightly + flavors blend for 15minutes.
season to taste with salt and pepper.
ladle soup into bowls. garnish. serve.


  1. Sounds sooo good! I love pumpkin soups~Cheers Kim

  2. Oh yum! That soup sounds so good, especially topped with the pan-fried croutons. :) That salad looks delicious, too - and I love the shape of the bowls.