Smoked Pumpkin Soup | How to make Smoked Pumpkin Soupby Guppy by AiCreated on 7th Oct 2015

  • Smoked Pumpkin Soup, How to make Smoked Pumpkin Soup
Smoked Pumpkin Soupby Guppy by Ai
  • Smoked Pumpkin Soup | How to make Smoked Pumpkin Soup (34 likes)

  • By Guppy by Ai
    Created on 7th Oct 2015

About Smoked Pumpkin Soup

A healthy and tasty soup recipe that you can prepare on a cold evening.

  • Prep Time0mins
  • Cook Time25mins
  • Serves2People
Smoked Pumpkin Soup

Ingredients

  • Yellow pumpkin- 1 kg
  • Sugar- 20 gm
  • Oil 20 ml
  • Smoke chips- 10 gm
  • Butter (optional) - 10 gm
  • Garlic chopped- 20 gms
  • Pepper powder- 10 gm
  • Salt to taste
  • To garnish:
  • Roasted pumpkin seed- 20 gm
  • Water cress- few sprigs

Steps

  1. Peel and slice pumpkin after washing it. Remove seeds. Cut into cubes of even sizes. Mix oil and garlic. Toss pumpkin pieces into oil and garlic mix.
  2. In an oven tray arrange pumpkin pieces. Sprinkle sugar and little salt on pumpkin.
  3. Preheat oven and bake the pumpkin at 160 degree Celsius till it gets tender (depends on size of pumpkin ,normally this takes 10-15 minutes)
  4. Remove tray from oven and cool the pumpkin.
  5. To smoke the pumpkin ,arrange it in enclosable chamber (may be a vessel with loose fitting lid so that air can pass slightly)
  6. In a small metal bowl or dish fire smoke chips and put in the vessel and cover it with lid. Leave it for 10 mins so that pumpkin can absorb the aroma.
  7. Remove the pumpkin piece and puree it in a blender (add a bit of water if needed)
  8. Pour the pureed pumpkin in a pan and heat it on medium flame. Add butter and pepper powder. Adjust seasoning if required.
  9. Serve hot in individual soup bowl garnished with cress and pumpkin seeds.
  • Bhairavi Pandit5 months ago

    Can we use charcoal instead?

  • Guppy by Aia year ago

    @Sujatha you could try to purchase smoke chips at speciality hotel products kitchen stores that are located in many cities across India.

  • Sujatha Ratnalaa year ago

    Where do we get smoke chips in Indi/Bangalore to be precise? Any idea?

  • Guppy by Aia year ago

    Thank you Sujatha. We hope you enjoy preparing this dish.

  • Sujatha Ratnalaa year ago

    Interesting Recipe