Organic Sugar Pumpkin Bisque

Warm up with this sweet and savory pumpkin bisque
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organic sugar pumpkin bisque

Photo courtesy of Duane Fernandes.

This warming and flavorful dish is perfect for a fall dinner party or a quiet evening at home with dinner for two. The natural sweetness from carrots and pumpkin is brought out by organic brown sugar.

Ingredients

  • 1 carrot, peeled and rough chopped
  • 1/2 onion, chopped
  • 2 stalks celery, rough chopped
  • 1 Tablespoon butter
  • 1 sugar pumpkin, peeled seeded and rough chopped
  • 1 quart vegetable stock
  • 1 Cup heavy cream
  • Salt, to taste
  • White pepper, to taste
  • Brown sugar, to taste
  • 1 Teaspoon pumpkin pie spice (optional)

Directions

Sweat the carrot, onion, and celery in the butter for about 5 minutes over medium heat. Add the pumpkin and cover with stock. Simmer until pumpkin is tender. 

Add the heavy cream and simmer for an additional 10 minutes. 

Purée in blender until smooth and season to taste with salt, pepper, and brown sugar.

Organic Shopping Tip

It's recommended that fruits and vegetables listed under the "Dirty Dozen" should always be bought organic.

Organic Cooking Tip

Cooking with all-natural, organic ingredients can make your dish healthier and taste better.