The Most Awesome Cream Of Pumpkin SoupFrom dmajor 8 years ago
- 3 cans solid pumpkin(Libby's) not pumpkin pie filling! shopping list
- 1 stick butter shopping list
- 1 onion, chopped shopping list
- 1/2 bell pepper, chopped shopping list
- 4 or 5 cloves garlic, minced shopping list
- 3 stalks celery, chopped shopping list
- 6 slices bacon, cut into small pieces shopping list
- 1/3 cup dark brown sugar shopping list
- 2 teaspoon curry powder shopping list
- 1 teaspoon coriander powder shopping list
- 1 1/2 tablespoons or to taste creole spice shopping list
- 1 large (48 oz) can Swanson's chicken broth shopping list
- 1 (32 oz.) carton Swanson's chicken broth shopping list
- 1 quart half and half shopping list
- 1/2 bag of Nabisco's ginger snap cookies9more or less to taste) shopping list
- 1 teaspoon cracked black pepper shopping list
- dash of onion powder shopping list
How to make it
- In large soup pot, cook onions, bell pepper, garlic, celery, and bacon in butter until veggies are tender(about 4 to 5 minutes)
- Add broth and bring to a boil.
- Lower heat and cook for 5 to 7 minutes.
- Stir in spices, brown sugar, and pumpkin.
- Cook for 10 minutes, stirring occasionally to prevent sticking.
- Add half and half and continue to cook over medium/low heat for 4 to 5 minutes.
- Working in small batches, Transfer a few cups of the soup to a smaller pot.
- Bring the smaller batch to a boil.
- Add 3 or 4 gingersnaps and whisk till dissolved into soup.
- pour this batch into a blender and puree until smooth(about 1 minute)
- Pour into a container or other soup pot until all batches are complete.
- Repeat and Continue working in small batches until done.
- Transfer back into soup pot and keep warm until ready to serve.
- Serve with croutons or additional crumbled cooked bacon.
- This is a thick soup if you do not want it so thick use less ginger snaps! Enjoy!
The Cookdmajor Slidell, LA
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so new to me, can't thank you enough! Maretheiris in Garden City loved it
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