Butternut Squash Soup with Spiced Popcorn

Butternut Squash Soup with Spiced Popcorn

Butternut Squash Soup with Spiced Popcorn

Ingredients

  • 2-3 butternut squash, peeled and chopped
  • 1 Spanish onion, chopped
  • 2-3 apples, peeled, seeded and chopped
  • 1 knob of celery root, peeled and chopped
  • 2 tbsp. blended oil
  • Salt and pepper
  • ½ cup brown sugar
  • 1 tsp. ground cinnamon
  • ½ tsp. ground nutmeg
  • 1 tsp. fresh thyme and sage
  • ½ cup buttermilk
  • 2 quarts of vegetable stock
  • 1 container of soy milk
  • 2 tbsp. maple syrup
  • 1 quart of popped popcorn (spiced with cinnamon, nutmeg and maple sugar)

Directions

Sauté first four ingredients in vegetable oil for 5-10 minutes. Add salt, pepper, cinnamon, nutmeg, brown sugar, thyme and sage. Add buttermilk, vegetable stock, soy milk and maple syrup and simmer until squash is tender. Blend until smooth and top off with spiced popcorn as garnish.