Thursday, December 18, 2008

Jessica Liked My Soup!

Dammit! Someone ate my soup and they liked it. She even requested the recipe!

Jalepeno(jelly)and Butternut Squash soup

2 bags frozen cut butternut squash
1/2 bag frozen cut sweet potato
3 tablespoons butter
a lot of cloves of garlic, chopped
chicken stock to cover
1/4 cup jalapeno jelly
4 oz cream cheese
dash of cinnamon
dash of pepper( We always use Simply Organics Garlic Pepper)
salt to taste

In a large saucepan over med heat melt butter and saute the garlic till fragrant
add the squash and sweet potato cover with chicken stock, bring to a boil and then reduce heat to a simmer-cook until squash is tender(15-20 minutes)
add the jelly stirring until incorporated.
add the remaining ingredients and then blend with mixing wand until smooth or do it in batches in a blender.

Spoon into bowls, season to taste and enjoy!


  1. oh! That looks GOOD. I love butternut squash in soup. Mmmmm.

  2. Wow I never would have thought it had jalapeno JELLY in it! Is there anything we can't do with that stuff?