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Old January 15th, 2010, 02:42 PM
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Default West Indian Roasted Pumpkin Soup Recipe

http://www.carnival.com/cms/Funville..._prospect_3030





Secret recipe revealed — start cookin’!
· 1/2 cup half and half · 1/2 cup heavy cream · 4 cloves fresh garlic (peeled) · 1/2 cup leeks (chopped) · 1/2 cup onions (chopped) · 1 cup pumpkin purée · 3 tbsp. olive oil · 1 quart chicken stock · Salt and pepper to taste Directions: Roast onions, leeks and garlic with olive oil in a pre-heated oven at 300° F for about 30 minutes; remove and purée. Bring the chicken stock, pumpkin purée and puréed vegetables to a boil. Simmer for 45 minutes. Add half and half and simmer for 30 more minutes; season with salt
and pepper. Finish with
heavy cream. Yields 5 servings
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Old January 15th, 2010, 02:44 PM
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Oh - that sounds delicious! How did you get the recipe? Kathy
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Old January 15th, 2010, 02:54 PM
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Oh - that sounds delicious! How did you get the recipe? Kathy
Carnival published it in the link provided. I had received an email from Carnival promoting it. I don't know if the recipe is any good, but I sure do like what they serve on the ships.
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We had that soup on Conquest in the Supper Club. When we went back a few nights later, we had it again. It was truly amazing. I saw that email yesterday and I cut and pasted the recipe to my wife. Hope to be eating some this weekend.
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Carnival published it in the link provided. I had received an email from Carnival promoting it. I don't know if the recipe is any good, but I sure do like what they serve on the ships.
Thank-you Thank-you Thank-you

Carnival soups are my very favorite....One of these days I'm going to get up the nerve to order just soups and salad for dinner in the MDR.

I'll be making this over the weekend!!!!!
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We love the pumpkin soup, and really hope the recipe tastes 1/2 as good!!!
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Awesome picture of the Pumpkin Soup! Love that stuff!!!

That recipe is the same one as they put in the their cookbook (which they sell on the ships)...just a smaller quantity.

There's a thread in the Foodies forum that has recipes for other Carnival dishes as well. http://boards.cruisecritic.com/showthread.php?t=328897
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I think even I can make the stuff. It's worth a shot.
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Yum!! Thanks for sharing the recipe! That soup was so good!!
I am going to try to make it and see if it is as good as on the ship.
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http://www.carnival.com/cms/Funville..._prospect_3030





Secret recipe revealed — start cookin’!
· 1/2 cup half and half · 1/2 cup heavy cream · 4 cloves fresh garlic (peeled) · 1/2 cup leeks (chopped) · 1/2 cup onions (chopped) · 1 cup pumpkin purée · 3 tbsp. olive oil · 1 quart chicken stock · Salt and pepper to taste Directions: Roast onions, leeks and garlic with olive oil in a pre-heated oven at 300° F for about 30 minutes; remove and purée. Bring the chicken stock, pumpkin purée and puréed vegetables to a boil. Simmer for 45 minutes. Add half and half and simmer for 30 more minutes; season with salt
and pepper. Finish with
heavy cream. Yields 5 servings
or 1 quart.



Thanks for sharing this. I'm surprised to see the pumpkin ingredient is not necessarily roasted.

I know when they make this on the ship (even though it has cream and half and half) it doesn't have any calories. "Only cruise calories" and they don't count!
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· 1/2 cup half and half ·
So all we really need is quarter and quarter, right?
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