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Pumpkin Soup

Pumpkin Soup

Creamy, smooth, and full of flavor. (image by Flickr user MarkyBon)MORE+LESS-


tablespoons margarine, softened


teaspoon ground cinnamon


slices bread (whole wheat if possible)


tablespoons butter, melted

3 2/3

cups Progresso™ chicken broth (from a 32-oz. carton)


can (15 ounce) pumpkin puree


teaspoon ground cinnamon


teaspoon ground ginger


teaspoon ground black pepper


cup heavy whipping cream

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  • 1

    Preheat oven to 400° F(200°C). Combine butter, brown sugar, and cinnamon. Spread butter mixture evenly over one side of each bread slice. Place bread, buttered side up, on a baking sheet. Bake 8 to 10 minutes, or until bread is crisp and topping is bubbly. Cut each slice of bread into 8 small triangles or squares.

  • 2

    Saute onion in butter in a medium saucepan until tender. Add 1 can chicken broth; stir well. Bring to a boil; cover, reduce heat, and simmer 15 minutes.

  • 3

    Transfer broth mixture into the container of a blender or processor. Process until smooth.

  • 4

    Return mixture to saucepan. Add remaining can of broth, pumpkin, salt, ground cinnamon, ground ginger, and ground pepper; stir well. Bring to a boil; cover, reduce heat, and simmer 10 minutes, stirring occasionally.

  • 5

    Stir in whipping cream and heat through but do not boil! Ladle into individual soup bowls and top each with cinnamon croutons.

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