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Roasted Pumpkin and Sweet Potato Soup

Learn how to make the best Roasted Pumpkin and Sweet Potato Soup! Our healthy soup recipe features ginger, maple syrup, cinnamon spice and parsley.
Prep Time15 mins
Cook Time1 hr
Total Time1 hr 15 mins
Course: Soup
Cuisine: American, canadian
Keyword: Pumpkin and Sweet Potato Soup, Pumpkin Soup, Roasted Pumpkin and Sweet Potato Soup, Sweet Potato Soup
Servings: 6
Calories: 250kcal

Equipment

  • oven
  • baking sheet
  • Immersion Blender
  • Dutch Oven or Large Pot
  • measuring cups
  • measuring spoons
  • Wooden spoon or spatula
  • French knife

Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp Unsalted butter
  • 1 cup Spanish onions chopped
  • 1 lb Pumpkin
  • 1 lb Sweet Potato
  • 2 cups Chicken broth
  • 2 cups Milk
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 1/2 tsp Black Pepper
  • 1 tsp Ginger grated
  • 1 Apple chopped
  • 1 tbsp Honey
  • 1 tbsp Maple syrup
  • 1/4 tsp Ground cinnamon
  • 1/8 tsp Ground mace
  • 1/8 tsp Ground nutmeg
  • 3 tbsp Sour Cream
  • 2 tbsp Parsley chopped

Instructions

  • Preheat oven to 400F and line a baking sheet with parchment paper.
  • Slice pumpkin in half and remove seeds. Stab fork into each side of the pumpkin's skin 3-4 times. These holes allow steam to escape when roasting in the oven.
  • Slather sweet potatoes and pumpkin halves in vegetable oil. Place pumpkin flesh sided own on the parchment paper.
  • Roast pumpkin and sweet potato for 45-50 minutes. You'll known when they are finished baking when you insert a pairing knife into the vegetable flesh and it easily slides in and out.
  • Let roast pumpkin and sweet potatoes cool. Once at room temperature scoop the pumpkin away from the skin into a measuring cup. Slice roasted sweet potatoes in half and similarly scoop out the flesh to be measured.
  • Melt butter over medium heat in a large dutch oven. Add the onions and cook, stirring occasionally, until soft, approximately 5 minutes.
  • Add roasted sweet potato and pumpkin to the onions and stir in chicken broth, salt and pepper. Simmer for 3-5 minutes while stirring.
  • Add sliced apple, honey, ginger, maple syrup and spices.
  • Using an immersion blender, puree the soup until thick and creamy.
  • Slowly stir in room temperature milk then simmer while stirring for 2-3 minutes until desired consistency is reached.
  • Use a ladle to pour Roasted Pumpkin and Sweet Potato Soup into bowls. Top with a dollop of sour cream and chopped parsley.

Nutrition

Calories: 250kcal | Carbohydrates: 40.4g | Protein: 7.5g | Fat: 7.8g | Saturated Fat: 4.5g | Cholesterol: 19mg | Sodium: 551mg | Potassium: 754mg | Fiber: 6.6g | Sugar: 21.6g | Calcium: 145mg | Iron: 4mg