Spiced pumpkin soup with sour cream and chives
(at time of publication)
- 1kg butternut pumpkin, peeled, cut in 2cm pieces
- 1 large parsnip, peeled, cut in 2cm pieces
- 2 stalks celery, trimmed, roughly chopped
- 420g can butter beans, drained, rinsed
- 2 teaspoons cumin
- 1 teaspoon ground coriandercilantroX
- ½ teaspoon turmeric
- 1 ½ cups liquid reduced-salt vegetable stock
- ½ cup skim milk
- 3 ½ cups boiling water
- 2 tablespoons reduced-fat sour cream
- 4 tablespoons finely chopped fresh chives
- 4 small wholegrain rolls, toasted
1 Place a large saucepan over a medium-high heat. Add pumpkin, parsnip, celery, beans, spices, stock and milk with boiling water. Bring mixture to the boil then reduce heat to simmer, uncovered, for 20 minutes or until vegetables are tender.
2 Remove soup from heat and purée with a stick blender until smooth. Season with freshly ground black pepper.
3 Top soup with sour cream and chopped chives. Serve with a wholegrain roll.
Make it gluten free: Check spices and stock are gluten free and use gluten-free bread.
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Nutrition Info (per serve)
Total fat 3g
–Saturated fat 1g
Dietary fibre 13g
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