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Recipe: Pumpkin Soup September 11, 2009

Filed under: Jamaica,Recipes — carter8613 @ 6:30 am
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Jamaican Pumpkin Soup

Jamaican Pumpkin Soup

  • 1 lb of pumpkin
  • 2 cups of milk
  • 2 tbsp of flour
  • 1 tsp of salt
  • 1 tsp of black pepper
  • 2 tbsp of butter
  • 1 onion



  • Chop the pumpkin into manageable pieces
  • Boil the pumpkin until tender, this should take about 20 minutes
  • Liquidise the pumpkin in a blender
  • Melt the butter in a saucepan and fry the onions
  • Add the flour, salt and pepper to the pan and stir
  • Slowly stir in the milk, adding a little at a time (if you add the milk to quickly, it will not mix properly)
  • The mixture will be ready once it is thick enough to coat the stirring spoon
  • Add the liquidized pumpkin and stir into the mix
  • Keep the pan on the heat until the soup is hot, stirring all the while

Serve in a bowl


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