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The easy, seasonal recipe for pumpkin and leek soup

It’s cold, so it’s time to make your best soup. Sweet, comforting and healthy, it only requires using seasonal vegetables. Let’s go !

The month of October rhymes with the arrival of rain, cold and the onset of the coziest season of the year: autumn. The opportunity to concoct a nice little soup, to enjoy under a warm blanket in front of Harry Potter. Do you see the mood?

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Ingredients for pumpkin and leek soup

To make this recipe, you will need:

  • 3 leeks
  • 1.5 kg of pumpkin
  • 5 cloves of garlic
  • 50g butter
  • 1 chicken or vegetable stock cube (for vegetarians)
  • salt and pepper

The recipe for pumpkin and leek soup

Step #1 : Wash the leeks carefully and slice them.

Step No. 2: Peel the pumpkin and cut it into small cubes.

Step No. 3: In a casserole dish, melt the butter (without browning) and add the sliced ​​leeks. Sweat them for a few minutes while stirring them so that they don’t stick.

Step No. 4: Add the diced pumpkin, garlic, 1.5 liters of water and the stock cube of your choice (chicken or vegetarian). Boil the water.

Step #5 : Let the mixture cook for around 30 to 45 minutes over medium heat.

Step No. 6: Mix the vegetables with a little broth to obtain a velouté.

Step No. 7: Add salt, pepper and a little light cream if desired (this option is optional).

Step No. 8: Enjoy your food !


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William

I'm William from America, I'm a food lover, often discovering and making new recipes. I started my blog to share my love for food with others. My blog is filled with delicious recipes, cooking tips, and reviews about restaurants and products. I'm also an advocate for healthy eating and strive to create recipes that are easy to make and use fresh ingredients. Many of my recipes contain vegetables or grains as the main ingredients, with a few indulgences thrown in for good measure. I often experiment with new ingredients, adding international flavors and finding ways to make dishes healthier without compromising on flavour. I'm passionate about creating simple yet delicious recipes that are fun to make and can easily be replicated at home. I also love sharing my experiences eating out with others so they can get the best out of their dining experiences. In addition to cooking and writing, I'm also an avid traveler, often visiting new places to discover local delicacies and explore different flavors. I'm always looking for a new challenge – whether it's trying an exotic food or creating a new recipe using unusual ingredients. My blog is a reflection of my passion for food and I'm always looking for new ways to share it with the world. Join me on my culinary journey and let's explore delicious foods together!

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