Coconut and curry pumpkin soup

The wonderful combination of pumpkin with the curry and coconut milk makes this soup a delicious meal or entrée.

Coconut and curry pumpkin soup

Ingredients

Serves 6

1.5 kg pumpkin, peeled and chopped
2 onions, peeled and chopped
2 stalks celery, chopped
1 L chicken stock
1 Tbsp red or green curry paste
1 x 400g can lite coconut milk

Method

Place pumpkin, onion, celery, chicken stock and curry paste in a large heavy-based saucepan.
Simmer gently for 20-25 minutes or until the vegetables are tender.
Purée until smooth and return to the saucepan.
Add coconut milk. Heat gently, but do not boil.
Serve with poppadoms.

Variation: For a milder curry taste use 1 tsp curry paste.

Nutrition Information Panel

Per Serving [6 Serves]
Energy 864kj
Protein 6.3g
Total fat 6.1g
- saturated fat 5.2g
Carbohydrates 27.4g
- sugars 18.6g
Fibre 7.0g
Sodium 389mg

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