Roasted Garbanzo Pumpkin Soup

As I’m trying to figure out a meal plan for Thanksgiving that accommodates my allergies and is something I’d actually eat, I stumbled upon the idea of a pumpkin soup for a starter course. I plan on doing something similar to this, but excited by the promise of tasty soup I ran the 8 steps to my kitchen and made this up quick. I had pumpkin and garbanzo (chickpeas, if you will) on hand so it was fairly simple.

You’ll need:

1 can Garbanzo Bean

1 can Pumpkin

1 1/2 cup Coconut Milk (I used the carton kind, not the thicker canned kind, although that would add more coconut flavor)

1 tsp Curry

1/2 tsp Cumin

and a dash to taste of Allspice, Garlic, Salt and Pepper.

Granted all these are approximations of measure, because generally when I cook I allow things to be created organically as I go. Cooking can be an art, I like to paint with spices, whatever, it usually tastes delicious.

First I roasted the Garbanzo beans with a touch of olive oil and garlic salt. I let them get lightly blackened before adding to the rest of the ingredients, which I threw into a saucepan. I used an immersion blender to make everything smooth, then brought to a light boil. Served with spinach garnish and a touch of dill.

This was surprisingly delicious, a touch of Thai and very filling. More uses for pumpkin! October may be over but November is still a “harvest” month to me and that means squashes and tubers. Christmas, you can wait your turn.

Enjoy my little Bunnies!

20131121-182538.jpg

20131121-182545.jpg

About these ads
Tagged , , , , , , , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Confessions of a Makeup Hoarder

Reviews, swatches and everything beauty...

Take On Wellness

Become a Wellness Warrior

Miz Lulu

"Always try to release negative energy quickly and replace it with a loving positive energy. Breathe out the bad and inhale peace and love."

Queen of Sparkles

A Beauty- & Lifestyle-Blog in English und auf deutsch.

Make Me Up Marie

Fashion, Lifestyle, Make Up And All Things Pink.

Thebeautyfanatic

Real beauty comes from within, but it definitely can be enhanced.

Threads

Life, Leisure, Luxury

Sciency Things

New science, old science, good science, bad science. Communicated.

Love and Lentils

Simple and nourishing vegetarian and vegan family recipes.

Into The Stratosphere

Into The Stratosphere | boho fashion & lifestyle blog

edible-insight

clean. simple. insightful. eating.

brendykins

Post-Graduation Ponderings on Fashion, Beauty, and Life!

Wander Onwards

Not All Who Wander Are Lost

Healthy Vegan recipes

A healthy journey into vegan world

littleirishbeautybox

A reliable place for all things beauty & fashion, with a little Irish charm.

Cat Eyes Red Lips

Beauty, Fashion, Lifestyle

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 422 other followers

%d bloggers like this: