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Quick and fuss-free butternut soup

quick butternut soup recipe

Ingredients 7
Servings 4
Time 10 min


  • 1
    onion- chopped
  • pinch of ground cumin
  • 500
    butternut- peeled and cubed
  • 300
    chicken stock
  • 15-20
    lemon juice
  • 125
  • ml
    Salt and ground pepper- to taste


20 min
Heat the butter in a saucepan. Add the onion and sauté for 30 seconds.

Add the butternut, cumin and chicken stock and bring to the boil. Reduce the heat, cover and simmer for 15 minutes until the butternut is soft.

Remove from the heat and add the lemon juice and cream. Pour into a food processor and blend until smooth.

Season to taste with salt and freshly ground black pepper.

Serve with crusty bread.

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