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  1. Watch how to make this chipotle squash soup:
  2. Chipotle Squash Soup Recipe

Squash is very plentiful at my house. I grow numerous varieties and am always looking for new ways to enjoy them. And thankfully, that’s not too difficult. Squash soup is a staple for me but I love to play with the recipe and pump up the flavor. Chipotle is a favorite flavor so I had to utilize it in this soup!

Watch how to make this chipotle squash soup:

Chipotle Squash Soup

5 from 1 vote
This chipotle squash soup is by far the perfect soup for the fall season! When the weather is chilly outside, this soup adds a bit of heat, both in temperature and spice!
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 1 hr
Total Time 1 hr 10 mins
Servings 12 cups

Ingredients

For the soup

  • 3 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 large onion diced
  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 cup diced carrots
  • 1 ½ tsp ground cumin
  • 1 cup carrot juice
  • 4 cups chicken stock
  • 1 qt diced tomatoes in tomato juice
  • 1 large squash roasted, scooped out, and skin discarded
  • 2-3 chipotle peppers in adobo

For the chipotle pumpkin seeds

  • 1 cup raw pepitas (pumpkin seeds)
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • 1 ½ tsp salt
  • 1 tsp minced rosemary
  • 1-3 tsp chipotle pepper powder

Instructions
 

For the soup

  • In a 5-quart kettle, heat oil over medium-high heat. Add onion and salt and sauté until slightly softened, 3-5 minutes.
  • Add carrots and cook an additional 6 minutes.
  • Stir in cumin for 30 seconds.
  • Add tomatoes, carrot juice, chicken stock, squash, and peppers.
  • Bring to a boil then turn to a simmer and cook for 45 minutes with lid slightly ajar.
  • To finish the soup, blend using an immersion blender or regular blender until smooth. Garnish with chipotle pumpkin seeds.

For the chipotle pumpkin seeds

  • Stir together all ingredients and bake in a preheated 375°F oven until the seeds begin to pop and are toasted, 12-15 minutes. Set aside and cool.

Nutrition

Serving: 1cupCalories: 190kcalCarbohydrates: 14.6gProtein: 6.8gFat: 12.5gSaturated Fat: 2.1gTrans Fat: 0gCholesterol: 2.4mgSodium: 713.3mgFiber: 4gSugar: 6.7g
Course Soup
Cuisine American
Difficulty Easy
Method Cooking

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I’m Kaleb! I'm not a chef, professional baker, landscaper, or designer, but I like to play each on Knollgate Farm. Come join me on my journey and let's learn together!

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