Savory Butternut Squash Soup: Cozy Comfort



Savory Butternut Squash Soup: Cozy Comfort

If you’re looking for a comforting and hearty soup that’s perfect for chilly evenings, look no further than our Savory Butternut Squash Soup. This recipe is the epitome of coziness, with its rich flavors and velvety texture that will warm your soul. Whether you’re craving a bowl of comfort or want to impress your guests, this soup is a winner.

Ingredients

  • 1 medium-sized butternut squash
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • 4 cups vegetable broth
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream

Instructions

  1. Preheat your oven to 375°F (190°C).
  2. Cut the butternut squash in half lengthwise and remove the seeds.
  3. Drizzle the olive oil over the squash halves and season with salt, pepper, and a sprinkle of cinnamon and nutmeg.
  4. Place the squash halves on a baking sheet, cut side down, and roast in the oven for 45-50 minutes, or until the flesh is tender.
  5. While the squash is roasting, sauté the chopped onion and minced garlic in a large pot until they become translucent.
  6. Once the squash is done, scoop out the flesh and add it to the pot with the sautéed onions and garlic.
  7. Add the vegetable broth and bring the mixture to a simmer. Cook for 15-20 minutes.
  8. Use an immersion blender to puree the soup until smooth.
  9. Stir in the heavy cream and adjust the seasonings with more salt, pepper, cinnamon, and nutmeg to taste.
  10. Simmer for an additional 5 minutes until heated through.
  11. Serve hot, garnished with a drizzle of cream and a sprinkle of nutmeg.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Yield: 4 servings

Our Savory Butternut Squash Soup is a delightful blend of autumn flavors that will keep you warm and satisfied. It’s the perfect dish for a cozy night in or a special gathering with loved ones.

Nutritional information: Calories per serving – 250, Fat – 12g, Carbohydrates – 32g, Protein – 4g

After indulging in a bowl of our Savory Butternut Squash Soup, you’ll understand why it’s a cherished recipe in our kitchen. The creamy consistency, combined with the earthy sweetness of butternut squash and the warm spices, creates a delightful harmony of flavors. It’s the kind of soup that not only fills your belly but also warms your heart.
This recipe is perfect for those crisp fall evenings when you crave a comforting meal. The subtle hint of cinnamon and nutmeg adds a unique twist to the classic butternut squash soup, making it truly exceptional.
Whether you’re savoring it alone by the fireplace or serving it to guests at a dinner party, this soup is sure to impress. Its vibrant color and aromatic aroma will draw everyone to the table, and its taste will make them come back for seconds.
So, why wait? Gather the ingredients, follow our simple instructions, and treat yourself to a bowl of Savory Butternut Squash Soup: Cozy Comfort today. It’s a taste of autumn that you’ll want to enjoy all year round.

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