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The Most Delicious Creamy Pumpkin Soup Recipe

Find all the flavors of fall in this Creamy Pumpkin Soup Recipe. Thick and creamy – delicious comfort food for cool weather.

I served it as an appetizer in small punch glasses for a dinner party last year… a super cute serving idea for those who like to entertain!

It makes a great side dish or dinner option as well!

I have other great soup and side dish recipes you can find here but don’t forget to print the creamy pumpkin soup recipe first!

Two photos of creamy pumpkin soup in an orange bowl with the text "Creamy Pumpkin Soup Recipe" in between the two pictures.

The Perfect Soup For Fall

As the weather cools down, you are going to want to make this soup! Even if you don’t think you like anything made with pumpkins, you will really enjoy this soup.

A small orange bowl of creamy pumpkin soup

When I was growing up, my grandmother worked as a waitress for a private elite men’s club in the city, working events and serving the members. She also dated the head chief there at the time. I should say that I am talking about the 70’s here and that women are now allowed into this private club!

It is beautiful and historic looking and when I was there for dinner recently; I looked around the room and thought about my grandmother serving from the waitress stations. Most likely the same ones from earlier days.

Not to get off track from the creamy pumpkin soup, but my {and I only have one} Le Creuset 4 France Flame Orange Cast Iron Bakeware came from the club. For some reason, it brings back memories of that time, the chief stopping by with food he had prepared for the club members and my grandmother who I dearly loved.

Le Creuset 4 France Flame Orange Cast Iron Bakeware

Back to the soup…it’s good…it’s very good and easy to make. It also freezes well!

The overhead view of a bowl of pumpkin soup

Creamy Pumpkin Soup

This Creamy Pumpkin Soup is easy to make and a perfect way to keep warm on cool days! Perfect for fall or to serve on Thanksgiving.
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time35 mins
Total Time45 mins
Course: Main Course, Soup
Cuisine: American
Keyword: creamy pumpkin soup
Servings: 8 People
Calories: 224kcal

Equipment

  • Large Stock Pot
  • Blender
  • Whisk

Ingredients

  • 4 tbsp. margarine
  • 1 Large onion finely chopped
  • 2 carrots finely chopped
  • 28 oz chicken broth 2 14.5 cans of chicken broth
  • 1 cup water
  • 29 oz. canned pumpkin 1 can plain pumpkin
  • 1 golden delicious apple peeled, cored, and chopped
  • 1 tsp. ginger
  • 1 tsp. salt optional
  • 1/4 tsp. nutmeg
  • 1 cup heavy cream

Instructions

  • Melt margarine in a large stockpot over medium heat. Add onions and carrots, cook 5 minutes or until soft.
  • Add broth, water, pumpkin, apple, ginger, salt, and nutmeg. Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer for 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  • Cool mixture slightly by removing from heat for a short period of time. Using a blender or food processor, puree soup in batches. I use an immersion blender blending it right in the pot.
  • Return blended soup to pot and whisk in heavy cream by hand. Reheat, but do not boil! Sprinkle a little nutmeg on top and serve! Enjoy!

Nutrition

Serving: 8g | Calories: 224kcal | Carbohydrates: 16g | Protein: 3g | Fat: 18g | Saturated Fat: 8g | Cholesterol: 41mg | Sodium: 701mg | Potassium: 412mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 19255IU | Vitamin C: 13.7mg | Calcium: 65mg | Iron: 1.7mg
An orange bowl of pumpkin soup

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Hi, I’m Susan! Thanks for stopping by Oh My! Creative. I like to have fun, make fun things…you know, create stuff! I love DIY, decorating and design and like any girl…shopping and lunch!
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