Creamy Butternut Squash Soup

| PREP: 25MIN|COOK: 45MIN|READY IN: 1HR10MIN |

Ingredients:

  1. 2 tablespoons butter***
  2. 1 small onion, chopped
  3. 1 stalk celery, chopped
  4. 1 medium carrot, chopped
  5. 2 medium potatoes, cubed
  6. 1 medium butternut squash – peeled, seeded, and cubed
  7. 1 (32 fluid ounce) container chicken stock***

 

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Directions:

  1. Melt the butter in a large pot, and cook the onion, celery, carrot, potatoes, and squash 5 minutes, or until lightly browned. Pour in enough of the chicken stock to cover vegetables. Bring to a boil. Reduce heat to low, cover pot, and simmer 40 minutes, or until all vegetables are tender.
  2. Transfer the soup to a blender, and blend until smooth. Return to pot, and mix in any remaining stock to attain desired consistency. Season with salt and pepper.