Global Aviation's Chef de Cuisine, David White, shares a favorite Autumn recipe

Global Aviation’s Chef de Cuisine, David White, shares a favorite Autumn recipe

During Oregon’s Autumn months people decorate, carve and cook with the season’s bumper crop of pumpkins. To help bring fall to the table, new Global Aviation Chef de Cuisine, David White, is sharing a favorite pumpkin-inspired recipe. Curried Pumpkin Soup will surely be a welcome, warm-you-to-the-bone meal on this fall’s weekly menu.

Ingredients List

  • 2 medium onions, finely chopped
  • 2 large garlic cloves, minced
  • 1 Tablespoon butter
  • 2 teaspoons ground cumin
  • 1 teaspoon ground coriander
  • 2 lbs cannned, solid-pack pumpkin
  • 5 cups reduced-sodium chicken broth
  • 2 lbs cannned, unsweetened coconut milk
  • ¼ cup white sugar
  • 1 cup Mae Ploy Red Curry Paste

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A better way to put pumpkin in a bowl is with Curried Pumpkin Soup

A better way to put pumpkin in a bowl is with Curried Pumpkin Soup

Method

Step one: Using a 6-quart heavy pot over moderately low heat, cook onions in butter. Stir occasionally until softened, 3 to 5 minutes.

Step two: Add garlic and stir for one minute.

Step three: Add cumin, coriander and cook, stirring for 1 minute.

Step four: Add pumpkin, chicken broth, white sugar, and coconut milk. Simmer uncovered, stirring occasionally for 30 minutes.

Note: soup can be thinned with additional Chicken Stock.

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