Happy First Day of Fall!

Butternut Squash SoupFall is officially here and there’s a lot to celebrate here in the Ozarks. Harvest festivals, colorful foliage, cooler weather, pumpkin patches delicious seasonal foods and so much more.

To help you celebrate the start of autumn, I found a great and easy fall recipe on www.tasteofhome.com for Creamy Butternut Squash Soup.

Enjoy and happy fall from Branson Shows!

Creamy Butternut Squash Soup

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup chopped onion
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 3 cups peeled, cubed butternut squash
  • 1 medium potato, peeled and cubed
  • 1 1/2 cups of water
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons chicken bouillon granules
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • dash pepper
  • 1/4 cup evaporated milk

Directions

1. In a small saucepan, saute onion in butter until tender. Add squash and potato. Cook and stir for 2 minutes. Add water, bouillon, salt and pepper and bring to a boil. Reduce heat, cover and simmer for 15-20 minutes or until vegetables are tender.

2. Cool slightly. Cover and process soup in blender until smooth. Return soup to the pan and stir in milk. Heat well. Yield is 2 servings.

2 thoughts on “Happy First Day of Fall!”

  1. As the first full day of Fall finally here, I am so excited! I will have to try this recipe. I haven’t ever had a squash soup before. Thank you for sharing!

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