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10 deliciously warming pumpkin soup recipes

Golden, creamy and comforting, pumpkin soup is winter's quintessential dish. We've collected our top 10 pumpkin soup recipes - some spicy, some exotic, all simple - so you can enjoy pumpkin soup for countless cool nights.

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    Mum's pumpkin soup with delicate flavours

    About this, Mum says: “Easily my favourite soup for those cooler, not quite winter days. It’s ideal if suddenly you realise one of your stored pumpkins is showing a little rot. So as not to waste the whole pumpkin, remove the bad bits and soup the rest."

    New Zealand Woman's Weekly|

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    Neighbourly pumpkin soup

    A large jar of this soup and a crusty loaf of bread make a great gift for friends, family or neighbours in need of a delicious, fuss-free meal.

    New Zealand Taste|

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    Thai pumpkin soup with coconut and lime

    Packed full of vitamin C, the versatile pumpkin adds more than just colour to a dish. So try this delicious Thai pumpkin soup with coconut and lime for a comforting dinner during these cold winter months.


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    Creamy turmeric, basil and buttercup soup

    If you're looking for a winter warmer, this is the dish for you! Combining creamy buttercup squash with beautiful mild spices and added flavour from cream cheese, a bowl of this soup is like a warm hug.


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    Spiced lamb and pumpkin soup

    This hearty soup is full of delicious Moroccan spices, lamb, pumpkin and chickpeas to create the perfect warming winter dish. Serve with a sprinkling of coriander and with plenty of flatbread

    Woman's Day|

  • 10

    Roast pumpkin and carrot soup

    The gentle spices in this wholesome autumn soup warm up many a hungry worker and dinner guest alike. Fragrant but not too overwhelming, the pumpkin shines through so even my little Mr Fussy will eat it. Crumble Huntley & Palmers Mixed Herbs Flatbreads over the top and serve extra on the side for dipping.

    New Zealand Taste|